ASTM International - ASTM C684-99
Standard Test Method for Making, Accelerated Curing, and Testing Concrete Compression Test Specimens
|Publication Date:||10 November 1999|
|ICS Code (Concrete and concrete products):||91.100.30|
1.1 This test method covers four procedures for making, curing, and testing specimens of concrete stored under conditions intended to accelerate the development of strength. The four procedures are: Procedure A-Warm Water Method, Procedure B-Boiling Water Method, Procedure C-Autogenous Curing Method, and Procedure D-High Temperature and Pressure Method.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information purposes only.
1.3 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. See Section 9 and 14 for specific warnings and precautions.