ASTM C1225 - 08(2016) - Standard Specification for Fiber-Cement Roofing Shingles, Shakes, and Slates

ASTM C1225 - 08(2016)

Standard Specification for Fiber-Cement Roofing Shingles, Shakes, and Slates

Status : Current   Published : November 2016



1.1 This specification covers fiber-cement shingles, shakes, and slates (roofing products) of nominally uniform thickness (non-tapered) and texture, including accessories designed to provide the weather-exposed surfaces on roofs of buildings.

1.2 This specification is not applicable to asbestos-cement roofing shingles (Specification C222), non-asbestos fiber-cement roofing shakes, shingles, and slates with designed varying profiles and thicknesses (Specification C1530), particle board (Terminology D1554), or cement-bonded particleboards (Specification BS 5669: Part 4) and (ISO 8335).

1.3 This specification does not include details of product installation or installed system performance. Refer to the manufacturer's installation literature for proper installation instructions, to Specification C1459 for roofing systems performance, and to Test Methods E108 for levels of fire resistance.

1.4 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

Standard NumberASTM C1225 - 08(2016)
TitleStandard Specification for Fiber-Cement Roofing Shingles, Shakes, and Slates
Publication Date01 November 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 Breaking moment, Color, Density, Efflorescence, Fiber-cement, Fiber-reinforced, Finish, Frost resistance, Heat/rain test, Inorganic fibers, Inspection, Length, Mechanical properties, Modulus of rupture, Moisture content, Non-asbestos, Organic fibers, Physical properties, Roofing, Sampling, Shakes, Shingles, Slates, Thickness, Tolerance, Water absorption, Water tightness, Width, Workmanship
File Size73 KB

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