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ASTM D 2395 : 2006



A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

Standard Test Methods for Specific Gravity of Wood and Wood-Based Materials

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1.1 These test methods cover the determination of the specific gravity of wood and wood-based materials to generally desired degrees of accuracy and for specimens of different sizes, shapes, and moisture content conditions. The method title is indicative of the procedures used or the specific area of use.

Method A-Volume by Measurement6
Method B-Volume by Water Immersion9
Method C-Flotation Tube12/TD>
Method D-Forstner Bit15
Method E-Increment Core18
Method F-Chips21

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.

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American Society for Testing and Materials

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