ASTM International - ASTM D926-98
Standard Test Method for Rubber Property-Plasticity and Recovery (Parallel Plate Method)
|Publication Date:||10 November 1998|
|ICS Code (Rubber):||83.060|
1.1 This test method describes the determination of plasticity and recovery of unvulcanized rubber by means of the parallel plate plastometer. Uncompounded, compounded, and reclaim rubber may be tested.
Note 1-ISO 2007 and D3194 use a principle similar to this test method although the apparatus, test conditions, and procedure are different.
1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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 .