ASTM WK71810

    Revision of C1744 - 19 Standard Practice for Installation and Use of Radiant Barrier Systems (RBS) in Commercial/Industrial Building Construction

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    Active Standard: C1744 - 19

    Developed by Subcommittee: C16.21 | Committee C16 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK71810


    Keywords

    aluminum foil; division walls; gable ends; low emittance; installation practices; low-slope roofs; metallic deposit; radiant barrier; radiant barrier system; RBS; thermal breaks; vapor retarder; venting ratio;;

    Rationale

    This ballot is in response to a comment from a previous action. The commenter felt that it was appropriate to include information that makes the installer aware of the importance of ventilation, as it relates to heat transfer and water vapor removal.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-05-2020

    Technical Contact:
    Wesley Hall

    Status:
    Draft Under Development