Active Standard ASTM F2716 | Developed by Subcommittee: F03.10
Book of Standards Volume: 09.02
Significance and Use
This practice may be used to evaluate Classification F 104
1.1 This practice provides a means of comparing various nonmetallic flat gasket materials, Classification F 104
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
1.3 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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A193/A193M Specification for Alloy-Steel and Stainless Steel Bolting for High Temperature or High Pressure Service and Other Special Purpose Applications
A194/A194M Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts for Bolts for High Pressure or High Temperature Service, or Both
F104 Classification System for Nonmetallic Gasket Materials
ASME StandardsASMEPCC-1 Guidelines for Pressure Boundary Bolted Flange Joint Assembly
ESA/FSA StandardsFSA-NMG-204-02 Standard Test Method for Performance of Non-Asbestos Gaskets in High Pressure, Saturated Steam
ICS Number Code 21.140 (Seals, glands)