Work Item
ASTM WK82639

New Specification for Standard Specification for Textured Epoxy-Coated Steel Reinforcing Bars

1. Scope

This specification covers deformed and plain steel reinforcing bars with protective textured epoxy coating applied by the electrostatic spray method.


coating requirements; concrete reinforcement; corrosion resistance; textured epoxy coating; steel bars.


Current ASTM standards A775, A934, and A1078 have no consideration for the surface texture of the bar. Application of a textured material requires a slightly different process, testing, and development length considerations .

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


Developed by Subcommittee: A01.05

Committee: A01

Staff Manager: W Scott Orthey

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 07-07-2022

Technical Contact: David Darwin

Item: 001

Ballot: A01.05 (22-03)

Status: In Balloting