ASTM International - ASTM D3878-03a
Standard Terminology for Composite Materials
|Publication Date:||1 October 2003|
|ICS Code (Aircraft and space vehicle engineering (Vocabularies)):||01.040.49|
|ICS Code (Textiles):||49.025.60|
1.1 These definitions cover generic terms, including terms of commercial importance, that appear in one or more standards on composites containing high-modulus (greater than 20-GPa (3 X 106 psi)) fibers.
1.2 The definitions cover, in most cases, special meanings used in the composites industry. No attempt has been made to include common meanings of the same terms as used outside the composites industry.
1.3 Definitions included have, in general, been approved as standard.