ASTM C1288 - 17 - Standard Specification for Fiber-Cement Interior Substrate Sheets

ASTM C1288 - 17

Standard Specification for Fiber-Cement Interior Substrate Sheets

Status : Current   Published : July 2017



1.1 This specification covers discrete non-asbestos fiber-cement sheets manufactured to be dimensionally stable and suitable for decoration as paint, wallpaper, natural stone, tile, or resilient flooring in internal wet and dry areas.

1.2 This specification is not applicable to asbestos-cement flat sheets (Specification C220), non-asbestos fiber cement flat sheets for exterior applications such as claddings, facades, curtain walls, and soffits (Specification C1186), gypsum backing board and coreboard (Specification C1396/C1396M), water-resistant gypsum backing board (Specification C1396/C1396M), glass mat gypsum backing board (Specification C1178/C1178M), glass mat gypsum panels (Specification C1658/C1658M), fiber-reinforced gypsum panels (Specification C1278/C1278M), particle boards (Definitions D1554), fiber mat cement boards (Specification C1325 and ANSI A118.9), 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  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM C1288 - 17
TitleStandard Specification for Fiber-Cement Interior Substrate Sheets
Publication Date01 July 2017
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 Acceptance, Air cured, Appearance, Autoclaved cured, Cellulose fiber, Coated glass fiber, Density, Edge straightness, Exterior applications sheet grading, Finish, Flexural strength, Frost resistance, Heat/rain resistance, Inspection, Interior wet area application, 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, Polypropylene fiber, Polyvinyl alcohol fiber, Polyacrylonitrile fiber, Pressure cured, Sampling, Shipping, Squareness tolerance, Storage, Supplementary tests, Surface burning characteristics, Thickness requirements, Thickness tolerance, Third party certification, Tolerance, Type tests, Warm water resistance, Water tightness, Workmanship
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