Standard Active Last Updated: Jun 13, 2022
ASTM F386-17(2022)

Standard Test Method for Thickness of Resilient Flooring Materials Having Flat Surfaces

Significance and Use

3.1 Measurement of the thickness of the product may be required for quality control purposes or to ensure compliance with applicable specifications.


1.1 This test method covers the determination of thickness of resilient nontextile floor coverings including tile and sheet having flat surfaces. This test method should not be used on materials having a foamed layer.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.3 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.

1.4 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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Book of Standards Volume: 15.04
Developed by Subcommittee: F06.20
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/F0386-17R22
ICS Code: 97.150