ISO 17717:2017 Preview

Meteorological balloons -- Specification

ISO 17717:2017 specifies the minimum requirements and test methods for meteorological balloons made from natural rubber latex or natural rubber latex compounded with synthetic rubber emulsion.

ISO 17717:2017 applies to two types of balloon:

- Type 1: meteorological balloon produced by dipping process;

- Type 2: meteorological balloon produced by moulding process.

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2017-08
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 21
  • :
    ISO/TC 45/SC 4
    Products (other than hoses)
  • 07.060
    Geology. Meteorology. Hydrology
    Other rubber and plastics products

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