ASTM F1742 - 03(2011)

    Standard Specification for PVC Insulating Sheeting

    Active Standard ASTM F1742 | Developed by Subcommittee: F18.25

    Book of Standards Volume: 10.03


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    Significance and Use

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers acceptance testing of Poly Vinyl Chloride insulating sheeting for use as a covering for protection of workers.

    1.2 The following safety hazards caveat applies only to the test method portion, Sections 17-19, of this specification: This 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. See 18.1 for a specific warning statement.


    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

    D149 Test Method for Dielectric Breakdown Voltage and Dielectric Strength of Solid Electrical Insulating Materials at Commercial Power Frequencies

    D412 Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers--Tension

    D570 Test Method for Water Absorption of Plastics

    D747 Test Method for Apparent Bending Modulus of Plastics by Means of a Cantilever Beam

    D1004 Test Method for Tear Resistance (Graves Tear) of Plastic Film and Sheeting

    D1048 Specification for Rubber Insulating Blankets

    D1746 Test Method for Transparency of Plastic Sheeting

    D2240 Test Method for Rubber Property--Durometer Hardness

    American National Standard

    ANSIC84.1 Voltage Ratings for Electric Power Systems and Equipment (60 Hz)


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 83.080.20 (Thermoplastic materials)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 39121721(Electrical insulators); 93141808(Occupational health or safety services)


    DOI: 10.1520/F1742-03R11

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