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    ASTM D6083 / D6083M - 21

    Standard Specification for Liquid-Applied Acrylic Coating Used in Roofing

    Active Standard ASTM D6083 / D6083M | Developed by Subcommittee: D08.09

    Book of Standards Volume: 04.04


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers liquid-applied water-dispersed acrylic latex elastomeric protective roof coatings.

    1.2 This specification does not provide guidance for application.

    1.3 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in nonconformance with the standard.

    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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.5 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.


    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

    D16 Terminology for Paint, Related Coatings, Materials, and Applications

    D471 Test Method for Rubber PropertyEffect of Liquids

    D522/D522M Test Methods for Mandrel Bend Test of Attached Organic Coatings

    D624 Test Method for Tear Strength of Conventional Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers

    D903 Test Method for Peel or Stripping Strength of Adhesive Bonds

    D1079 Terminology Relating to Roofing and Waterproofing

    D1644 Test Methods for Nonvolatile Content of Varnishes

    D1653 Test Methods for Water Vapor Transmission of Organic Coating Films

    D2196 Test Methods for Rheological Properties of Non-Newtonian Materials by Rotational Viscometer

    D2370 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Organic Coatings

    D2697 Test Method for Volume Nonvolatile Matter in Clear or Pigmented Coatings

    D4798/D4798M Practice for Accelerated Weathering Test Conditions and Procedures for Bituminous Materials (Xenon-Arc Method)

    G21 Practice for Determining Resistance of Synthetic Polymeric Materials to Fungi


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 30151500(Roofing materials); 13100000(Rubber and elastomers)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D6083_D6083M-21

    Citation Format

    ASTM D6083 / D6083M-21, Standard Specification for Liquid-Applied Acrylic Coating Used in Roofing, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2021, www.astm.org

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