Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D5147-02ae1

Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Modified Bituminous Sheet Material


1.1 These test methods cover procedures for sampling and testing prefabricated, reinforced, polymer modified bituminous sheet materials designed for single- or multiple-ply application in roofing and waterproofing membranes. These products may use various surfacing materials on one side.

1.2 These test methods appear in the following order:

Load Strain Properties6
Tear Strength7
Moisture Content8
Water Absorption9
Dimensional Stability10
Low-Temperature Flexibility11
Heat Conditioning12
Accelerated Weathering13
Granule Embedment14
Compound Stability15
Coating Thickness16
Precision and Bias17

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

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.

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Book of Standards Volume: 04.04
Developed by Subcommittee: D08.04
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.1520/D5147-02AE01
ICS Code: 91.100.50