ASTM D774/D774M-97(2007)

    Standard Test Method for Bursting Strength of Paper (Withdrawn 2010)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM D774/D774M-97(2007) | Developed by Subcommittee: D06.92

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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    This test method covers measurements of the bursting strength of paper and paper products occurring as single or laminated flat sheets not over 0.6 mm [0.025 in.] in thickness having a bursting strength of 30 kPa up to 1400 kPa [4 psi up to 200 psi].

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D06 on Paper and Paper Products, this test method was withdrawn in February 2010 because an equivalent TAPPI publication exists.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers measurements of the bursting strength of paper and paper products occurring as single or laminated flat sheets not over 0.6 mm [0.025 in.] in thickness having a bursting strength of 30 kPa up to 1400 kPa [4 psi up to 200 psi].

    1.2 This test method is not intended for use in testing corrugated boxboard, liner board, or hardboards that tend to cut the thin rubber diaphragm.

    Note 1—Similar procedures for making bursting strength measurements are found in ISO 2758 and TAPPI 403.

    1.3 The values stated in either SI units or in other units shall be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system must be used independently of the other, without combining values in any way.

    1.4This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.



    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D585 Practice for Sampling and Accepting a Single Lot of Paper, Paperboard, Fiberboard, and Related Product

    D646 Test Method for Grammage of Paper and Paperboard (Mass Per Unit Area)

    D685 Practice for Conditioning Paper and Paper Products for Testing

    D1968 Terminology Relating to Paper and Paper Products

    ISO Standard

    ISO2758 Paper--Determination of Bursting Strength

    TAPPI Standard

    TAPPIT403 Bursting Strength of Paper


    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/D0774_D0774M-97R07

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    Citation Format

    ASTM D774 / D774M-97(2007), Standard Test Method for Bursting Strength of Paper (Withdrawn 2010), ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2007, www.astm.org

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