Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D173-97b

Standard Specification for Bitumen-Saturated Cotton Fabrics Used in Roofing and Waterproofing


1.1 This specification covers woven cotton fabrics saturated with either asphalt or coal-tar pitch that may be used respectively with asphalts conforming to Specifications D 312 or D 449, or coal-tar pitches conforming to Specification D 450 in the membrane system of roofing or waterproofing.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

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Book of Standards Volume: 04.04
Developed by Subcommittee: D08.04
Pages: 2
DOI: 10.1520/D0173-97B
ICS Code: 91.100.50