ASTM International - ASTM D3878-07(2013)
Standard Terminology for Composite Materials
|Publication Date:||1 May 2013|
|ICS Code (Aircraft and space vehicle engineering (Vocabularies)):||01.040.49|
|ICS Code (Textiles):||49.025.60|
1.1 These definitions cover generic terms, including terms of commercial importance, that appear in one or more standards on composites containing high-modulus (greater than 20-GPa (3 × 10 6 psi)) fibers.
1.2 The definitions cover, in most cases, special meanings used in the composites industry. No attempt has been made to include common meanings of the same terms as used outside the composites industry.
1.3 Definitions included have, in general, been approved as standard.