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ASTM C877M – Standard Specification for External Sealing Bands for Concrete Pipe, Manholes, and Precast Box Sections (Metric)


This specification covers external sealing bands to be used in conjunction with concrete pipe as defined in Terminology C822 and conforming to Specifications C14M, C76M, C412M, C478, C506M, C507M, C655M, C985M, C1417M, and C1433M.

Types of sealing bands:

  1. Type I – Rubber and Mastic Bands.
  2. Type II – Plastic Film and Mesh Reinforced Mastic Bands.
  3. Type III – Chemically Bonded Adhesive Butyl Bands.

This specification is the metric counterpart of Specification C877.


bands; external; concrete pipe; joints