Standard Historical Last Updated: Feb 18, 2021
ASTM D2562-94

Standard Practice for Classifying Visual Defects in Parts Molded from Reinforced Thermosetting Plastics


1.1 This practice covers acceptance criteria for visual inspection of parts molded from reinforced thermosetting plastics by compression and transfer molding.

1.2 One objective of this practice is to present word descriptions of possible defects to serve as a guide for contracts, drawings, product specifications, and final inspection.

1.3 This practice also categorizes different inspection requirements for grades of product quality.

1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

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

Note 1-There is no known ISO equivalent to this practice.
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Book of Standards Volume: 08.02
Developed by Subcommittee: D20.18
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.1520/D2562-94