Standard Test Method for Determining the Static Coefficient of Friction of Ceramic Tile and Other Like Surfaces by the Horizontal Dynamometer Pull-Meter Method
|Publication Date:||15 March 2006|
|ICS Code (Terracotta building products):||91.100.25|
This test method covers the measurement of static coefficient of friction of ceramic tile or other surfaces under both wet and dry conditions while utilizing Neolite heel assemblies.2 This test method can be used in the laboratory or in the field.
The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information purposes 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2 Neolite or an equivalent has been found satisfactory. Neolite is a registered trademark of the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Shoe Product Division, Windsor, VT 05089 and may be obtained from Smithers Scientific Services, Inc., 425 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44303 (Attn: Technical Director). Specify "Neolite (Break-in Compound)," RMA Spec. HS-3, Size 36 by 44 in., 6 irons, Color: Natural 11, Specific Gravity 1.27 ± 0.02, Hardness Shore A93-96.