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  • ASTM D 2395 : 2007 : REV A : EDT 1

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    Standard Test Methods for Specific Gravity of Wood and Wood-Based Materials

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  11-11-2014

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-07-2007

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1 These test methods cover the determination of the specific gravity of wood and wood-based materials to generally desired degrees of accuracy and for specimens of different sizes, shapes, and moisture content conditions. The method title is indicative of the procedures used or the specific area of use.

    Test Method AVolume by Measurement7
    Test Method BVolume by Water Immersion8
    Test Method CFlotation Tube9
    Test Method DForstner Bit10
    Test Method EIncrement Core11
    Test Method FChips12

    1.2 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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    Committee D 07
    Document Type Test Method
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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