ASTM committee develops gasket test standard

November 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;11/1/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p12
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the new standard ASTM F2837 "Test Method for Hot Compression Properties of Gasket Materials," developed by an ASTM International subcommitte for measuring creep and compression for gasket makers.


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