ASTM C1587

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ASTM C1587 – Standard Practice for Preparation of Field Removed Manufactured Masonry Units and Masonry Specimens for Testing


The purpose of this practice is to standardize the preparation of manufactured masonry units and masonry specimens extracted from the field for compressive and flexural bond strength testing in a laboratory environment.


bond wrench; brick; compressive strength testing; concrete masonry unit; flexural bond strength testing; grout; hardened mortar; manufactured masonry units; masonry prisms; masonry specimens; mortar; preparation of masonry for testing; structural clay tile