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ASTM C557

Standard Specification for Adhesives for Fastening Gypsum Wallboard to Wood Framing
This specification covers the minimum performance standards and the properties of the adhesives intended to bond the paper from the back surface of the gypsum masonry to the members of the wood structure. The test requirements and test methods for the adhesive used for the application of all gypsum board thicknesses are also covered. The specification provides a basis to guarantee the quality of the adhesives. The adhesive should be tested for shear compression strength, tensile test, gap filler or bridging characteristics, freeze-thaw stability test and accelerated aging of the adhesive. The tests are suitable for certification of product performance and quality control programs and can be useful for the general public, adhesive manufacturers, distributors, specifiers, architects, contractors, testing laboratories and other businesses and professionals

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