Significance and Use
6.1 This characteristic is useful for specification purposes and has utility as a quality control parameter.
1.1 These test methods cover the evaluation of the characteristics of glass-bonded, natural, or synthetic mica materials intended for use as electrical insulation.
1.2 Glass bonded mica materials are commercially available in both injection molded and compression molded types. These test methods are applicable to both types except for tensile strength methods. (See Section 41.)
1.3 The test methods appear in the following sections:
ASTM Test Method
57 – 59
33 – 35
48 – 51
43 – 47
D150 and D2149
Heat Distortion Temperature
24 – 29
36 – 39
Modulus of Rupture
30 – 32
D790 and C674
43 – 47
D150 and D2149
13 – 16
Resistivity, Volume and Surface
52 – 56
10 – 12
6 – 9
40 – 42
D638 and D651
17 – 19
C177 and E1225
20 – 23
E228 and E289
49 and 54
1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.5 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. See also Sections 45, 49, 54, and 58.
1.6 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.
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