ASTM E252-06

Standard Test Method for Thickness of Foil, Thin Sheet, and Film by Mass Measurement

May, 2006

ASTM International

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1.1 This test method covers the determination of the thickness of metallic foil and sheet 0.015 in. (0.38 mm) and less in thickness by measuring the mass of a specimen of known area and density. The test method is applicable to other sheet, foil, and film as indicated in Annex A3.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units, which are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

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.

Keywords :ICS Number Code 17.040.20 (Properties of surfaces)

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Standard Test Method for Thickness of Thin Foil, Sheet, and Film by Mass Measurement