ASTM D1630 - 16 - Standard Test Method for Rubber Property. Abrasion Resistance (Footwear Abrader)

ASTM D1630 - 16

Standard Test Method for Rubber Property. Abrasion Resistance (Footwear Abrader)

Status : Current   Published : June 2016



1.1 This test method covers the determination of the resistance to abrasion of vulcanized rubber, or other rubber materials that are similar to the standard reference compound, used for the soles and heels of footwear. It is not recommended for materials less than 2.5 mm (0.1 in.) in thickness.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

1.3  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Standard NumberASTM D1630 - 16
TitleStandard Test Method for Rubber Property. Abrasion Resistance (Footwear Abrader)
Publication Date01 June 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Abrader, Abraser, Abrasion, Abrasion index, Abrasion resistance, Abrasive, Break-in compound, Footwear, Footwear abrader, National Bureau of Standards, NBS abrader, Reference compound, RMA
File Size109 KB

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