ASTM F511 - 11

    Standard Test Method for Quality of Cut (Joint Tightness) of Resilient Floor Tile

    Active Standard ASTM F511 | Developed by Subcommittee: F06.20

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.04


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    Significance and Use

    Installations of resilient floor tile require tight joints if satisfactory appearance is to result. The quality of cut of resilient tile is determined by this test method.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers a means of measuring and evaluating the quality of cut (joint tightness) of square or rectangular resilient floor tile. Characteristics that detract from a monolithic (seamless) appearance, such as burred, chipped, nicked, or beveled edges, or bow cut or rounded corners, are measured or observed, or both.

    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.

    ASTM Standards

    F141 Terminology Relating to Resilient Floor Coverings

    ANSI Standard

    ANSI/ASQCZ1.4,(mostr Sampling Procedures and Tables for Inspection by Attributes


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 97.150 (Non-textile floor coverings)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 30161706(Stone or tile flooring)


    DOI: 10.1520/F0511-11

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