Active Standard ASTM E1379 | Developed by Subcommittee: E41.01
Book of Standards Volume: 14.04
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This specification provides the material and performance requirements for glass Dewar flasks suitable for general laboratory use. Flasks shall be made of Type I, Class A borosilicate glass conforming to specified maximum residual thermal stress. The properties to which the flasks shall conform are appearance, design, capacity, and dimensions.
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1.1 This specification provides standard material and performance requirements for glass Dewar flasks suitable for general laboratory use.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
B85 Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Die Castings
E438 Specification for Glasses in Laboratory Apparatus
E671 Specification for Maximum Permissible Thermal Residual Stress in Annealed Glass Laboratory Apparatus
ICS Number Code 71.040.20 (Laboratory ware and related apparatus)
UNSPSC Code 41121804(Laboratory flasks)