Textile glass — Rovings — Basis for a specification

ISO 2797:2017 establishes a basis for a specification for textile glass rovings, whether direct rovings or assembled rovings.

Verre textile — Stratifils — Base de spécification

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Textile glass — Rovings — Basis for a
Verre textile — Stratifils — Base de spécification
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ISO 2797:2017(E)
ISO 2017

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ISO 2797:2017(E)

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ISO 2797:2017(E)

Contents Page
Foreword .iv
Introduction .v
1 Scope . 1
2 Normative references . 1
3 Terms and definitions . 1
4 General . 2
5 Designation . 2
6 Terminology . 2
7 Sampling and batch acceptance . 2
8 Conditioning . 2
9 Properties and methods of test . 2
9.1 General . 2
9.2 Type of glass . 3
9.3 Filament diameter . 3
9.4 Linear density . 3
9.5 Moisture content . 3
9.6 Size . 3
9.7 Size content . 3
9.8 Catenary . 3
9.9 Stiffness . 3
9.10 Abrasion resistance . 3
9.11 Strand integrity . 3
9.12 Mechanical properties . 3
9.13 Visual properties . 4
9.14 Mass and dimensions of the packages . 4
10 Delivery . 4
10.1 Winding and packaging . 4
10.2 Labelling . 4
11 Storage . 5
Bibliography . 6
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ISO 2797:2017(E)

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This document was prepared by Technical Committee ISO/TC 61, Products, Subcommittee SC 13,
Composites and reinforcement fibres.
This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition (ISO 2797:1986), of which it constitutes a
minor revision. The changes compared to the previous edition are as follows:
— the normative references in Clause 2 have been updated;
— the structure of the document has been improved and the text has been editorially revised.
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ISO 2797:2017(E)

A basis for a specification is intended to serve as a guide for the establishment of technical specifications
for products of given type.
It is designed to enumerate as completely as possible the points that should be considered at the time
of writing the specifications that will apply to a particular product or a family of products who

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