ASTM C1186 - 08(2016) - Standard Specification for Flat Fiber-Cement Sheets

ASTM C1186 - 08(2016)

Standard Specification for Flat Fiber-Cement Sheets

Status : Current   Published : November 2016



1.1 This specification covers either untextured or surface textured fiber-cement flat sheets intended for exterior applications such as claddings, facades, curtain walls, soffits, and so forth.

1.2 This specification is not applicable to asbestos-cement flat sheets (Specification C220), gypsum-based boards (Specifications C1396/C1396M, C1177/C1177M, C1178/C1178M), or particle boards (Terminology D1554) discrete non-asbestos fiber-cement interior substrate sheets (Specification C1288), fiber-mat reinforced non-asbestos cement interior substrate sheets (Specification C1325), or cement-bonded particleboards (Specification BS 5669: Part 4) and (ISO 8335).

1.3 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.

1.4 The text of this standard references notes and footnotes which provide explanatory material. These notes and footnotes (excluding those in tables and figures) shall not be considered as requirements of the standard.

Standard NumberASTM C1186 - 08(2016)
TitleStandard Specification for Flat Fiber-Cement Sheets
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 Air cured, Appearance, Autoclaved cured, Cellulose fiber, Density, Edge straightness, Exterior application, Finish, Flexural strength, Frost resistance, Heat/rain resistance, Inspection, Length and width tolerance, Mechanical properties, Minimum equilibrium strength, Minimum wet strength, Moisture content, Moisture movement, Nominal length, Nominal thickness, Nominal width, Non-asbestos fiber, Packaging, Physical properties, Polyethylene fiber, Polyvinyl alcohol fiber, Pressure cured, Rejection, Sampling, Sheet grading, Shipping, Squareness tolerance, Storage, Supplementary requirements, Supplementary tests, Surface burning characteristics, Thickness requirements, Thickness tolerance, Third party certification, Tolerance, Type A, Type B, Type tests, Warm water resistance, Water absorption, Water tightness, Workmanship
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