ASTM International - ASTM C1403-05
Standard Test Method for Rate of Water Absorption of Masonry Mortars
|Publication Date:||15 May 2005|
|ICS Code (Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar):||91.100.10|
1.1 This test method covers a standardized laboratory procedure for determining the relative water absorption by capillary uptake (wicking) characteristics of masonry mortars. This test method is not applicable for determining the effectiveness of water repellent coatings.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.