Active Standard ASTM F1174 | Developed by Subcommittee: F05.03
Book of Standards Volume: 15.09
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Significance and Use
1.1 This practice covers a standardized procedure utilizing a printer of the type normally associated with a personal computer as an imaging device when the performance properties of paper and imaging system components are measured. Both impact and nonimpact systems may be tested.
1.4 Printers not included are those associated with large computer systems commonly known as high-speed printers. See Practice F1175 for testing involving those systems.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
F221 Terminology Relating to Carbon Paper and Inked Ribbon Products and Images Made Therefrom
F909 Terminology Relating to Printers
F1125 Terminology of Image Quality in Impact Printing Systems
F1175 Practice for Using the Computer Impact Print-Out Unit as a Test Instrument for Manifold Comparison
ANSI StandardsPH2.18 Density Measurements-Spectral Conditions
ICS Number Code 35.180 (IT terminal and other peripheral equipment)
UNSPSC Code 43212100(Computer printers)