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Advances in the state of the art of fire testing.


Advances in the state of the art of fire testing.

Ed. by Arthur J. Parker.

ASTM International


245 pages



Journal of ASTM International selected technical papers; 1517


The 10 papers in this collection originally were presented during a symposium sponsored by ASTM Committee E05 on Fire Standards and held in Miami Beach, Florida, in December 2008. Topics include: using directional flame thermometers for measuring thermal exposure, comparisons of temperature and heat flux in furnaces controlled by different types of temperature sensors, predicting fire behavior of composite CFT columns using fundamental section behavior, and heat release testing of consumer products. Editor is Parker, (Hughes Associates, Inc.).

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