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This International Standard specifies two test methods, designated method A and method B, for checking the leaktightness of glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) pipes and fittings under short-term internal pressure.

Method A is a hydraulic test applicable to a pipe under uniaxial stress.

Method B is a pneumatic test applicable to fittings.

NOTE Test methods for the leaktightness of joints or for the resistance of the pipe to long-term hydrostatic pressure are covered by other standards.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 1999-03
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 4
  • :
    ISO/TC 138/SC 6
    Reinforced plastics pipes and fittings for all applications
  • 23.040.20
    Plastics pipes
    23.040.45
    Plastics fittings

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