ASTM D913 - 10

    Standard Practice for Evaluating Degree of Traffic Paint Line Wear

    Active Standard ASTM D913 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.44

    Book of Standards Volume: 06.02


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    Significance and Use

    This practice is designed to evaluate the resistance to wear of a traffic paint. It must be remembered that a high degree of performance of paint applied to a bare road surface may not guarantee similar results when the same paint is applied over old paint lines.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers the evaluation of degree of resistance to wear that may occur with traffic paints (traffic markings) in road tests (see Practice D713) or in actual service, using photographic standards for comparative evaluation.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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

    D713 Practice for Conducting Road Service Tests on Fluid Traffic Marking Materials


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 87.040 (Paints and varnishes); 93.080.20 (Road construction materials)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31210000(Paints and primers and finishes)


    DOI: 10.1520/D0913-10

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