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ASTM WK88564

Revision of C1485-19 Standard Test Method for Critical Radiant Flux of Exposed Attic Floor Insulation Using an Electric Radiant Heat Energy Source


The current method of ignition specifies a "fireplace" match. This type of match can be difficult to find and the specificity of this type is not needed as many other flame ignition sources are just as effective.


Developed by Subcommittee: C16.31

Committee: C16

Staff Manager: Mary Mikolajewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-14-2023

Technical Contact: Robert De Vries

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