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ASTM WK70281

Revision of D3161/D3161M-19 Standard Test Method for Wind-Resistance of Steep Slope Roofing Products (Fan-Induced Method)


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The Conditioning criteria of Specification D3161clarifies that the specimen temperature be determined by use of thermocouples on the specimens. The addition of Figures 1 and 2 helps to clarify the desired positioning of the thermocouple(s) used to measure the specimen temperature during conditioning. The two figures indicate the desired positioning of the thermocouple(s) for both single layer 3-Tab and multi-layered laminated shingles.


Developed by Subcommittee: D08.02

Committee: D08

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 10-22-2019

Technical Contact: Robert Metz

Item: 003

Ballot: D08 (19-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item