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    Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes Material requirements for pipe joint seals used in water and wastewater applications - Specifies by prescription formulation

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    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2000

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1646.2-2000 ELASTOMERIC SEALS FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES - MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR PIPE JOINT SEALS USED IN WATER AND...
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - FOREWORD
    7 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    7 - 1.1 SCOPE
    7 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    8 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS
    8 - 1.4 MARKING
    8 - 1.4.1 Information required
    8 - 1.4.2 Identification of elastomer
    10 - SECTION 2 MATERIALS AND COMPOSITION
    10 - 2.1 GENERAL
    10 - 2.2 ELASTOMERS
    10 - 2.3 ELASTOMERIC COMPOUNDS
    10 - 2.3.1 Protective system
    10 - 2.3.2 Filler
    10 - 2.3.3 Minimum volume of polymer
    10 - 2.4 COPPER AND MANGANESE
    11 - SECTION 3 DETERMINATION OF PROPERTIES OF ELASTOMERIC COMPOUNDS
    11 - 3.1 GENERAL
    11 - 3.2 ELASTOMER HARDNESS
    11 - 3.3 TENSILE STRENGTH AND PERCENTAGE ELONGATION AT BREAK
    11 - 3.4 COMPRESSION SET
    11 - 3.5 LOW TEMPERATURE COMPRESSION SET
    11 - 3.6 ACCELERATED AGEING
    11 - 3.7 WATER IMMERSION
    11 - 3.8 OIL RESISTANCE
    11 - 3.9 STRESS RELAXATION IN COMPRESSION
    12 - 3.10 OZONE RESISTANCE
    13 - SECTION 4 PROPERTIES OF SEALS
    13 - 4.1 CONSTRUCTION
    13 - 4.2 SEAL HARDNESS
    13 - 4.3 PURCHASING
    14 - APPENDIX A - MEANS FOR DEMONSTRATING COMPLIANCE WITH THIS STANDARD
    14 - A1 SCOPE
    14 - A2 RELEVANCE
    14 - A3 PRODUCT CERTIFICATION
    14 - A4 TESTING
    14 - A4.1 General
    14 - A4.2 Sampling
    15 - A4.3 Retesting
    15 - A4.4 Rejection after retest
    17 - APPENDIX B - SEAL HARDNESS TEST
    17 - B1 SCOPE
    17 - B2 METHOD A-MICRO-TESTER METHOD
    17 - B3 METHOD B-TYPE ‘A’ DUROMETER METHOD
    17 - B3.1 Principle
    17 - B3.2 Apparatus
    18 - B3.3 Verification of durometer
    18 - B3.4 Conditioning
    18 - B3.5 Procedure
    18 - B4 DETERMINATION OF SEAL HARDNESS
    18 - B5 REPORT

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for elastomeric seals to be used in pipeline systems that convey water and wastewater at temperature of less than 50 degrees Celsius. It also specifies composition and formulation requirements for seals.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for elastomeric seals to be used in pipeline systems that convey water and wastewater at temperatures of less than 50C. It also specifies composition and formulation requirements for seals.Means for demonstrating compliance with this Standard are given in Appendix A.

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    Committee WS-010
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    First published as AS A139-1964.Second edition 1972.Revised and redesignated as AS 1646-1974.Second edition 1984.Third edition 1987.Fourth edition 1992.Revised and redesignated in part as AS 1646.2-2000. First published as AS A139-1964. Second edition 1972. Revised and redesignated as AS 1646-1974. Second edition 1984. Third edition 1987. Fourth edition 1992. Revised and redesignated in part as AS 1646.2-2000.

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    AS 1683.11-1990 Methods of test for elastomers Tension testing of vulcanized rubber
    HB 18.28-1991 Guidelines for third-party certification and accreditation - Guide 28: General rules for a model third-party certification system for products
    AS 1646.1-2000 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes - General requirements
    AS 1683.15.2-1990 Methods of test for elastomers Durometer hardness (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1199-1988 Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    AS 1646.3-2000 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes - Material requirements for pipe joints seals used in water and wastewater applications with the exception of natural rubber and polyisoprene compounds
    AS 1683.15.1-1990 Methods of test for elastomers - International rubber hardness
    AS 1683.13-1992 Methods of test for elastomers - Compression set of vulcanized rubber under constant deflection
    AS 1683.23-1983 Methods of test for rubber Rubber - Vulcanized - Determination of resistance to liquids
    AS 2490-1981 Sampling procedures and charts for inspection by variables for percent defective
    AS 2490-1997 Sampling procedures and charts for inspection by variables for percent nonconforming
    AS 1683.24-1984 Methods of test for rubber Rubber - Vulcanized - Determination of resistance to ozone cracking - Static strain test
    AS 2193-1978 Methods for calibration and grading of force-measuring systems of testing machines

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