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ASTM D2240-05 Standard Test method for Rubber Property

Abbreviation
ASTM D2240-05
Valid from
01/01/2005

Information provider
American Society of Testing and Materials
Author
American Society of Testing and Materials
Information type
ASTM Standard
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Description

This test method covers twelve types of rubber hardness measurement devices known as durometers.

Scope

This test method covers twelve types of rubber hardness measurement devices known as durometers: Types A, B, C, D, DO, E, M, O, OO, OOO, OOO-S, and R. The procedure for determining indentation hardness of substances classified as thermoplastic elastomers, vulcanized (thermoset) rubber, elastomeric materials, cellular materials, gel-like materials, and some plastics is also described.

This test method is not equivalent to other indentation hardness methods and instrument types, specifically those described in Test Method D 1415.

This test method is not applicable to the testing of coated fabrics.

All materials, instruments, or equipment used for the determination of mass, force, or dimension shall have traceability to the National Institute for Standards and Technology, or other internationally recognized organizations parallel in nature.

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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This test method covers twelve types of rubber hardness measurement devices known as durometers.

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ASTM D2240-05 Standard Test method for Rubber Property
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This test method covers twelve types of rubber hardness measurement devices known as durometers.

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