ASTM C1445-99(2005) - 10.10.1999
 
1. Scope

1.1 This test method covers the procedure for determining the consistency of castable refractory mixes by the flow table method.

1.2 This test method applies to regular weight castable refractories, insulating castable refractories, and castable refractories that require heavy vibration for forming, which are described in Classification C 401. They also apply to such castables containing metal fibers.

1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information only.

1.4 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. Referenced Documents

C230/C230M

Specification for Flow Table for Use in Tests of Hydraulic Cement

C860

Test Method for Determining the Consistency of Refractory Castable Using the Ball-In-Hand Test

C71

Terminology Relating to Refractories

C401

Classification of Alumina and Alumina-Silicate Castable Refractories

D346

Practice for Collection and Preparation of Coke Samples for Laboratory Analysis