ASTM D1598-02(2008)

    Standard Test Method for Time-to-Failure of Plastic Pipe Under Constant Internal Pressure


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the determination of the time-to-failure of both thermoplastic and reinforced thermosetting/resin pipe under constant internal pressure.

    1.2 This test method provides a method of characterizing plastics in the form of pipe under the conditions prescribed.

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

    1.4 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

    D2122 Test Method for Determining Dimensions of Thermoplastic Pipe and Fittings

    D2517 Specification for Reinforced Epoxy Resin Gas Pressure Pipe and Fittings

    D2837 Test Method for Obtaining Hydrostatic Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Materials or Pressure Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Products

    D2992 Practice for Obtaining Hydrostatic or Pressure Design Basis for Fiberglass (Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermosetting-Resin) Pipe and Fittings

    D3567 Practice for Determining Dimensions of Fiberglass (Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermosetting Resin) Pipe and Fittings


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 23.040.20 (Plastic pipes)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 40171500(Commercial pipe and piping)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D1598-02R08

    Citation Format

    ASTM D1598-02(2008), Standard Test Method for Time-to-Failure of Plastic Pipe Under Constant Internal Pressure, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2008, www.astm.org

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