ASTM C1487-02 - 10.1.2002
 
1. Scope

1.1 This guide provides recommendations for remedying existing structural sealant glazing (hereinafter called SSG) installations in situ. Remedial work may be necessary when a lite of glass is replaced, for routine maintenance, or after distress is discovered. This guide focuses on large-scale remedies.

1.2 Committee C24 is not aware of any comparable standards published by other organizations.

 
2. Referenced Documents

C717

Terminology of Building Seals and Sealants

C1392

Guide for Evaluating Failure of Structural Sealant Glazing

C1394

Guide for In-Situ Structural Silicone Glazing Evaluation

C1401

Guide for Structural Sealant Glazing

E330

Test Method for Structural Performance of Exterior Windows, Doors, Skylights and Curtain Walls by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference

E997

Test Method for Structural Performance of Glass in Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, and Doors Under the Influence of Uniform Static Loads by Destructive Methods

E1233

Test Method for Structural Performance of Exterior Windows, Doors, Skylights, and Curtain Walls by Cyclic Air Pressure Differential