ISO 188

HEAT AGING OF RUBBER

Specifies accelerated ageing or heat resistance tests on vulcanized or thermoplastic rubbers. Two methods are given:

  1. Method A: air-oven method using a cell-type oven or cabinet oven with low air speed and a ventilation of 3 to 10 changes per hour;
  2. Method B: air-oven method using a cabinet oven with forced air circulation by means of a fan and a ventilation of 3 to 10 changes per hour.
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