ASTM International - ASTM D772-86(2011)
Standard Test Method for Evaluating Degree of Flaking (Scaling) of Exterior Paints
|Publication Date:||1 November 2011|
|ICS Code (Paints and varnishes):||87.040|
significance And Use:
Flaking (scaling) failure of paint films can occur in use. This test method provides a means of evaluating the degree of failure by comparing to pictorial standards.
1.1 This test method covers the evaluation of the degree of flaking (scaling) of exterior paints by comparison with photographic standards.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values 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.