Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM E680-79(1999)

Standard Test Method for Drop Weight Impact Sensitivity Of Solid-Phase Hazardous Materials


1.1 This test method 2,3 is designed to determine the relative sensitivities of solid-phase hazardous materials to drop weight impact stimulus. For liquid-phase materials refer to Method D2540.

1.2 This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations, and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of whoever uses this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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Book of Standards Volume: 14.01
Developed by Subcommittee: E27.02
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.1520/E0680-79R99
ICS Code: 13.300