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    ASTM C1281-03(2009)

    Standard Specification for Preformed Tape Sealants for Glazing Applications


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification describes preformed tape sealants for use in glazing applications. These materials are generally used to serve as components of glazing systems. They are intended to serve as a water and air barrier.

    1.2 This specification is not intended for preformed foam tape sealants.

    1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values in parentheses are provided for information purposes only.

    1.4 The subcommittee with jurisdiction is not aware of any similar ISO standard.

    1.5 The following precautionary statement pertains only to the test method section 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.


    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

    C717 Terminology of Building Seals and Sealants

    C765 Test Method for Low-Temperature Flexibility of Preformed Tape Sealants

    C771 Test Method for Weight Loss After Heat Aging of Preformed Tape Sealants

    C772 Test Method for Oil Migration or Plasticizer Bleed-Out of Preformed Tape Sealants

    C879 Test Methods for Release Papers Used with Preformed Tape Sealants

    C908 Test Method for Yield Strength of Preformed Tape Sealants

    C972 Test Method for Compression-Recovery of Tape Sealant

    C1016 Test Method for Determination of Water Absorption of Sealant Backing (Joint Filler) Material

    C1266 Test Method for Flow Characteristics of Preformed Tape Sealants


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 91.100.50 (Binders. Sealing materials)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31201500(Tape)


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    DOI: 10.1520/C1281-03R09

    Citation Format

    ASTM C1281-03(2009), Standard Specification for Preformed Tape Sealants for Glazing Applications, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2009, www.astm.org

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