ASTM WK70336

    Revision of C1763 - 16 Standard Test Method for Water Absorption by Immersion of Thermal Insulation Materials

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    Active Standard: C1763 - 19e1

    Developed by Subcommittee: C16.33 | Committee C16 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK70336


    Keywords

    immersion; rigid thermal insulation; thermal insulation; water absorption; water retention;;

    Rationale

    The current method is limited to flat specimen only. The task group was presented with data from the elastomeric industry recently developed a specimen preparation procedure to be able to evaluate cylindrical materials for water absorption.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    10-24-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Michael Joyce

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    C16.33 (19-02)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution