ASTM D5989 - 18 - Standard Specification for Extruded and Monomer Cast Shapes Made from Nylon (PA)

ASTM D5989 - 18

Standard Specification for Extruded and Monomer Cast Shapes Made from Nylon (PA)

Status : Current   Published : August 2018



1.1 This specification covers requirements and test methods for the material, dimensions, and workmanship, and the properties of extruded and cast sheet, plate, rod and tubular bar, excluding pipe and fittings, manufactured from nylon or monomers.

1.2 The properties included in this specification are those required for the compositions covered. Requirements necessary to identify particular characteristics important to specialized applications are described by using the classification system given in Section 4.

1.3 This specification allows for the use of recycled plastics (as defined in Guide D7209).

1.4 The values stated in English units are regarded as standard. The values in parentheses are for information only.

1.5  The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portions of this specification. 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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Note 1:  There is no known ISO equivalent to this standard.

Note 2:  This specification is intended to replace Federal Standard LP-410A and PS 50.

1.6  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 D5989 - 18
TitleStandard Specification for Extruded and Monomer Cast Shapes Made from Nylon (PA)
Publication Date01 August 2018
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 Monomer cast, nylon, plates, recycled plastic, rod, shapes, sheet, tubular bar
File Size108 KB

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