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ASTM WK86180

Reinstatement of D2583-13a Standard Test Method for Indentation Hardness of Rigid Plastics by Means of a Barcol Impressor (Withdrawn 2022)


Due to improved technologies and additional equipment coming onto the market, the current version of the D2583 standard does not reflect the current state of the art in Barcol hardness testing, and needs to be rewritten to accommodate these changes in technology.


Developed by Subcommittee: D20.10

Committee: D20

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 05-01-2023

Technical Contact: Gary Arthur

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