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    Standard Guide for Selection, Evaluation, and Training of Observers

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-07-2016

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1This guide describes criteria and tests for selecting, evaluating, and training human visual-sensory observers for tasks involving the perception and scaling of properties and phenomena relating to appearance.

    1.2Examples of tests requiring the use of trained observers include but are not limited to those described in the following ASTM standards: on color, Practice D1535 and Practice E1360; on color difference, Practice D1729 and Test Method D2616; on gloss, Test Method D4449; on metamerism, Practice D4086; and on setting tolerances, Practice D3134.

    1.3This 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 E 12
    Document Type Guide
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ASTM E 1478 : 1997 : R2015 Standard Practice for Visual Color Evaluation of Transparent Sheet Materials (Withdrawn 2022)
    ASTM D 3134 : 2015 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM E 1808 : 1996 : R2015 Standard Guide for Designing and Conducting Visual Experiments
    ASTM E 313 : 2015 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Calculating Yellowness and Whiteness Indices from Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates
    ASTM D 2616 : 2012 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Visual Color Difference With a Gray Scale
    ASTM D 1729 : 2016 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM D 7195 : 2016 : REV A Standard Guide for Setting Object Color Specifications

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    ASTM D 4086 : 1992 : REV A : R2007 Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of Metamerism
    ASTM D 1535 : 2007 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 4086 : 1992 : REV A : R2012 Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of Metamerism
    ASTM D 2616 : 2019 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Visual Color Difference With a Gray Scale
    ASTM D 1535 : 2012 : REV A Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1729 : 2016 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM D 3134 : 2015 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM D 1535 : 2013 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1535 : 1968 Standard Method Of Specifying Color By The Munsell System
    ASTM D 1729 : 1996 : R2009 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM D 4449 : 1990 : R1999 Standard Test Method for Visual Evaluation of Gloss Differences Between Surfaces of Similar Appearance
    ASTM D 1535 : 2008 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1729 : 1996 : R2003 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM D 1535 : 2014 : R2018 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1535 : 2014 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1535 : 2008 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1535 : 1997 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM E 1360 : 1990 : R2000 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by Using the Optical Society of America Uniform Color Scales System
    ASTM D 3134 : 2015 : R2019 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM D 2616 : 1996 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Visual Color Difference With a Gray Scale
    ASTM D 1535 : 1989 Standard Test Method for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 4086 : 1992 : REV A : R2003 Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of Metamerism
    ASTM D 3134 : 1997 : R2003 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM D 1535 : 2000 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1729 : 1996 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM D 3134 : 1997 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM D 4449 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Visual Evaluation of Gloss Differences Between Surfaces of Similar Appearance
    ASTM D 4449 : 2015 : R2021 Standard Test Method for Visual Evaluation of Gloss Differences Between Surfaces of Similar Appearance
    ASTM E 1360 : 2005 : R2015 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by Using the Optical Society of America Uniform Color Scales System
    ASTM D 3134 : 1997 : R2008 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Establishing Color and Gloss Tolerances
    ASTM D 1729 : 2022 Standard Practice for Visual Appraisal of Colors and Color Differences of Diffusely-Illuminated Opaque Materials
    ASTM E 1360 : 2005 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by Using the Optical Society of America Uniform Color Scales System
    ASTM D 1535 : 2012 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 4086 : 1992 : REV A : R1997 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of Metamerism
    ASTM D 4449 : 2008 Standard Test Method for Visual Evaluation of Gloss Differences Between Surfaces of Similar Appearance
    ASTM D 1535 : 2006 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 1535 : 2001 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by the Munsell System
    ASTM D 2616 : 2012 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Visual Color Difference With a Gray Scale
    ASTM D 4086 : 2018 Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of Metamerism
    ASTM D 4449 : 1990 : R2004 Standard Test Method for Visual Evaluation of Gloss Differences Between Surfaces of Similar Appearance
    ASTM E 1360 : 2005 : R2019 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by Using the Optical Society of America Uniform Color Scales System
    ASTM E 1360 : 2005 : R2010 Standard Practice for Specifying Color by Using the Optical Society of America Uniform Color Scales System
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