Work Item
ASTM WK61856

New Test Method for Hot Blowout and Thermal Cycling Performance for Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Sheet or Sheet-Like Gaskets

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge, stimulation of research, and the development of test methods, specifications, and nomenclature for materials used for gaskets, and the development of dimensional and design consideration of gaskets.


Flange connection


This is a test of the performance of the gasket material under heat and pressure.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F03.20

Committee: F03

Staff Manager: Frank McConnell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 01-16-2018

Technical Contact: Anita Bausman

Item: 000