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    ASTM F1178 - 11(2015)

    Standard Specification for Performance of Enameling System, Baking, Metal Joiner Work and Furniture

    Active Standard ASTM F1178 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.01

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.07

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    This specification covers performance of enameling system and baking primer on metal joiner work and furniture. Specification includes procedures for cleaning, degreasing, enameling, and texturing. Performance criteria shall include test panel description, primer test panel preparation, salt spray exposure, blistering resistance, corrosion resistance, enamel test panel preparation, gloss, hardness, paint cure, adhesion, flexibility, impact resistance, and color stability.

    This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents of this abstract are accurate, complete or up to date.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers the performance of a baking primer and enamel on metal for use on fabricated metal products, including marine furniture and joiner work.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The metric (SI) units, given in parentheses, are for information only.

    1.3 Painting facilities shall comply with all applicable Federal and State regulations regarding emissions and waste disposal.

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

    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

    A653/A653M Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process

    A1008/A1008M Specification for Steel, Sheet, Cold-Rolled, Carbon, Structural, High-Strength Low-Alloy, High-Strength Low-Alloy with Improved Formability, Solution Hardened, and Bake Hardenable

    B117 Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus

    B209 Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet and Plate

    D522 Test Methods for Mandrel Bend Test of Attached Organic Coatings

    D1186 Test Methods for Nondestructive Measurement of Dry Film Thickness of Nonmagnetic Coatings Applied to a Ferrous Base

    D1400 Test Method for Nondestructive Measurement of Dry Film Thickness of Nonconductive Coatings Applied to a Nonferrous Metal Base

    D3359 Test Methods for Measuring Adhesion by Tape Test

    D3363 Test Method for Film Hardness by Pencil Test

    American Institute of Steel Construction Manual

    AISC Wire and Sheet Metal Gages Equivalent Thickness in Decimals of an Inch, U.S. Standard Gauge (USSG) for Uncoated Hot and Cold Rolled Sheets and Galvanized Sheet Gage (GSG) for Hot-Dipped Zinc Coated Sheets

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 25.220.01 (Surface treatment and coating in general)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31211500(Paints and primers)

    Referencing This Standard
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    DOI: 10.1520/F1178-11R15

    Citation Format

    ASTM F1178-11(2015), Standard Specification for Performance of Enameling System, Baking, Metal Joiner Work and Furniture, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2015, www.astm.org

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