ASTM C1288

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ASTM C1288 – Standard Specification for Fiber-Cement Interior Substrate Sheets


This specification covers discrete non-asbestos fiber-cement sheets manufactured to be dimensionally stable and suitable for decoration as paint, wallpaper, natural stone, tile, or resilient flooring in internal wet and dry areas.


acceptance; air cured; appearance; autoclaved cured; cellulose fiber; coated glass fiber; density; edge straightness; exterior applications sheet grading; finish; flexural strength; frost resistance; heat/rain resistance; inspection; interior wet area application; length and width tolerance; mechanical properties; minimum equilibrium strength; minimum wet strength; moisture content; moisture movement; nominal length; nominal thickness; nominal width; non-asbestos fiber; packaging; physical properties; polyethylene fiber; polypropylene fiber; polyvinyl alcohol fiber; polyacrylonitrile fiber; pressure cured; sampling; shipping; squareness tolerance; storage; supplementary tests; surface burning characteristics; thickness requirements; thickness tolerance; third party certification; tolerance; type tests; warm water resistance; water tightness; workmanship