Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D1042-93

Standard Test Method for Linear Dimensional Changes of Plastics Under Accelerated Service Conditions


1.1 This test method is designed to provide a means for measuring in plastic specimens the dimensional changes resulting from exposure to service conditions. In particular, this test method is suitable for measuring shrinkage or elongation developed under specific oven and water conditionings.

1.2 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.

Note 1--There is no similar or comparable ISO standard.

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Book of Standards Volume: 08.01
Developed by Subcommittee: D20.50
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D1042-93
ICS Code: 83.080.01