ASTM WK51150

    New Classification for New Classification for Measurement and Communication (Reporting, Illustrating, Claims) of Backpacking, Mountaineering, and Camping Tents

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F08.22 | Committee F08 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    The purpose of this standard is to provide a definition or classification for Backpacking, Camping, and Mountaineering types of tents by their intended performance and use, to define the best practices for measurement of these tents, and the proper way for communicating the intended performance and measurements.


    tent; backpacking; mountaineering; camping

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Technical Contact:
    James Giblin

    Draft Under Development