ASTM WK73941

    Revision of D2837 - 13e1 Standard Test Method for Obtaining Hydrostatic Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Materials or Pressure Design Basis for Thermoplastic Pipe Products

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    Active Standard: D2837 - 21

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.40 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK73941


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    Rationale

    This project is to add 1400 psi HDB and PDB categories into tables 1 & 2. There are a large number of products in the marketplace that have either a 1250 psi or 1600 psi HDB/PDB. The gap between these two categories is wide especially when compared to the gap between 1600 psi an 1800 psi HDB/PDB categories. A 1400 psi category will allow for and foster innovation in the market. The new HDB/PDB categories will not result in inaccurate data or misrepresentation of data, so there is no anticipated risk to users from the introduction of the new categories.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    08-26-2020

    Technical Contact:
    Robert Samplonius

    Status:
    Draft Under Development