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Materials Testing – ASTM Methods

American Research and Testing Inc. has performed materials testing to the following ASTM methods. If you do not see the ASTM designation below which you require, please contact us regarding our capabilities. Please note that we do not sell or provide copies of ASTM methods; you may purchase them on-line from the ASTM Website.

  • ASTM C20 Apparent Porosity, Water Absorption, Apparent Specific Gravity, and Bulk Density of Burned Refractory Brick and Shapes by Boiling Water
  • ASTM C368 Impact Resistance of Ceramic Tableware
  • ASTM C421 Tumbling Friability of Preformed Block-Type Thermal Insulation
  • ASTM C514 Nails for the Application of Gypsum Wallboard
  • ASTM C516 Vermiculite Loose-fill Insulation
  • ASTM C549 Perlite Loose-fill Insulation
  • ASTM C67 Brick and Structural Clay Tile, Sampling and Testing
  • ASTM D1000 Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Coated Tapes Used for Electrical Insulation
  • ASTM D1002 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading (Metal-to-Metal)
  • ASTM D1004 Initial Tear Resistance of Plastic Film and Sheeting
  • ASTM D1005 Dry Film Thickness of Organic Coatings, Measurement of
  • ASTM D1084 Viscosity of Adhesives
  • ASTM D1117 Nonwoven Fabrics
  • ASTM D1151 Effect of Moisture and Temperature on Adhesive Bonds
  • ASTM D1204 Linear Dimensional Changes of Nonrigid Thermoplastic Sheeting or Film at Elevated Temperature
  • ASTM D1230 Flammability of Clothing Textiles
  • ASTM D130 Copper Corrosion from Petroleum Products by the Copper Strip Tarnish Test
  • ASTM D1335 Tuft Bind of Pile Floor Coverings
  • ASTM D1414 Rubber O-Rings
  • ASTM D1433 Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Flexible Thin Plastic Sheeting Supported on a 45-deg Incline
  • ASTM D1455 60-deg Specular Gloss of Emulsion Floor Polish
  • ASTM D1460 Rubber Property-Change in Length During Liquid Immersion
  • ASTM D1622 Apparent Density of Rigid Cellular Plastics
  • ASTM D1682 Breaking Load and Elongation of Textile Fabrics
  • ASTM D1683 Failure in Sewn Seams of Woven Fabrics
  • ASTM D1735 Water Fog Testing of Organic Coatings
  • ASTM D1824 Apparent Viscosity of Plastisols and Organosols at Low Shear Rates by Brookfield Viscometer
  • ASTM D1876 Peel Resistance of Adhesives (T-Peel Test)
  • ASTM D1938 Tear Propagation Resistance of Plastic Film and Thin Sheeting by a Single-Tear Method
  • ASTM D2196 Viscosity Measurements and Rheological Properties of Non-Newtonian Materials by Rotational (Brookfield) Viscometer
  • ASTM D2240 Rubber Property-Durometer Hardness
  • ASTM D2261 Tearing Strength of Woven Fabrics by the Tongue (Single Rip) Method (Constant-Rate-of-Extension Tensile Testing Machine)
  • ASTM D2370 Elongation and Tensile Strength of Free Films of Paint, Varnish, Lacquer, and Related Products with a Tensile Testing Apparatus
  • ASTM D256 Impact Resistance of Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials
  • ASTM D276 Fibers in Textiles, Identification of
  • ASTM D2842 Water Absorption of Rigid Cellular Plastics
  • ASTM D3014 Flame Height, Time of Burning, and Loss of Weight of Rigid Cellular Plastics in a Vertical Position
  • ASTM D3028 Kinetic Coefficients of Friction of Plastic Solids and Sheeting
  • ASTM D3330 Peel Adhesion of Pressure-Sensitive Tape at 180-deg Angle
  • ASTM D3359 Adhesion by Tape Test, Measuring
  • ASTM D3363 Film Hardness by Pencil Test
  • ASTM D3389 Coated Fabrics – Taber Abrasion Resistance
  • ASTM D344 Relative Dry Hiding Power of Paints
  • ASTM D3759 Tensile Strength and Elongation of Pressure-Sensitive Tapes
  • ASTM D3775 Fabric Count of Woven Fabric
  • ASTM D3776 Weight (Mass) per Unit Area of Woven Fabric
  • ASTM D3787 Bursting Strength of Knitted Goods: Constant-Rate-of Traverse (CRT), Ball Burst Test
  • ASTM D3836 Evaluation of Automotive Polish, Practice for
  • ASTM D3940 Bursting Strength (Load) and Elongation of Sewn Seams of Knit or Woven Stretch Textile Fabrics
  • ASTM D395 Rubber Property-Compression Set
  • ASTM D412 Rubber Properties in Tension
  • ASTM D4154 Men’s and Boys’ Knitted and Woven Beachwear and Sports Shirts, Performance Spec. for
  • ASTM D471 Rubber Property-Effect of Liquids
  • ASTM D523 Specular Gloss
  • ASTM D562 Consistency of Paints Using the Stormer Viscometer
  • ASTM D568 Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Flexible Plastics in a Vertical Position
  • ASTM D570 Water Absorption of Plastics
  • ASTM D573 Rubber – Deterioration in an Air Oven
  • ASTM D575 Rubber Properties in Compression
  • ASTM D610 Rusting on Painted Steel Surfaces, Evaluating Degree of
  • ASTM D624 Rubber Property-Tear Resistance
  • ASTM D635 Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Self-Supporting Plastics in a Horizontal Position
  • ASTM D635 Horizontal Flammability of Plastics
  • ASTM D637 Surface Irregularities of Flat Transparent Plastic Sheet
  • ASTM D638 Tensile Properties of Plastics
  • ASTM D648 Deflection Temperature of Plastics Under Flexural Load
  • ASTM D660 Checking of Exterior Paints, Evaluating Degree
  • ASTM D661 Cracking of Exterior Paints, Evaluating Degree
  • ASTM D662 Erosion of Exterior Paints, Evaluating Degree
  • ASTM D695 Compressive Properties of Rigid Plastics
  • ASTM D714 Blistering of Paints, Evaluating Degree of
  • ASTM D751 Coated Fabrics
  • ASTM D790 Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials
  • ASTM D816 Testing Rubber Cements
  • ASTM D882 Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting
  • ASTM D896 Resistance of Adhesive Bonds to Chemical Reagents
  • ASTM D897 Tensile Properties for Adhesive Bonds
  • ASTM D903 Peel or Stripping Strength of Adhesive Bonds
  • ASTM E337 Relative Humidity by Wet- and Dry-Bulb Psychrometer
  • ASTM E502 Flash Point of Chemicals by Closed-Cup Methods
  • ASTM E97 45-deg, 0-deg Directional Reflectance Factor of Opaque Specimens by Broad-Band Filter Reflectometry
  • ASTM F484 Stress Crazing of Acrylic Plastics in Contact with Liquid or Semi-Liquid Compounds
  • ASTM F609 Static Slip Resistance of Footwear, Sole, Heel, or Related Materials by Horizontal Pull Slipmeter (HPS)
  • ASTM F739 Resistance of Protective Clothing Materials to Permeation by Hazardous Liquid Chemicals

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