Standard Test Method for Windload Resistance of Rigid Plastic Siding
|Publication Date:||15 November 2019|
|ICS Code (Walls. Partitions. Façades):||91.060.10|
This test method describes methods for testing and evaluating windload resistance of rigid plastic siding when fastened in accordance with Practice D4756, specific product standard specifications, or in accordance with manufacturer's installation instructions.
The proper use of this test method requires a knowledge of the principles of pressure measurement.
This test method describes the apparatus and the procedures to be used to determine an average maximum sustained static test pressure, or ultimate test pressure values, or both, with static pressure applied uniformly to a specimen.
NOTE 1-There is no known ISO equivalent to this test method.
The values expressed in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The SI equivalents in parentheses are for information only.
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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific precautionary statements, see Section 7.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.