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Weathering Direct

Laboratory Accelerated Weathering Specialists

Weathering Direct Testing

Weathering Direct combines quality workmanship, superior knowledge, and low prices to provide quality and personal service. Our weathering experts have the  resources to ensure that your weather tests are  handled according to the required specifications and completed on time. We work with companies in all industries and test various products including but not limited to, auto, building materials, paints and coating, textiles, furniture and more. Below are some of our most common weathering tests. If you are looking for a test you don’t see, contact us! We may be able to help.

 XENON STANDARDS

AATCC TM016.3-TM16.3-TM 16.3

Test Method for Colorfastness to Light: Xenon-Arc

AATCC TM169-2020

Test Method for Weather Resistance of Textiles: Xenon Lamp Exposure

ASTM G155

Standard Practice for Operating Xenon Arc Lamp Apparatus for Exposure of Materials

ASTM G26

Standard Practice for Operating Light-Exposure Apparatus (Xenon-Arc Type) With and Without Water for Exposure of Nonmetallic Materials

ASTM D2565

Standard Practice for Xenon Arc Exposure of Plastics Intended for Outdoor Applications

ASTM D4459

Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposure of Plastics Intended for Indoor Applications

ASTM D5071

Standard Practice for Operating Xenon ARC-Type Exposure Apparatus with Water for Exposure of Photodegradable Plastics

ASTM D6695

Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposures of Paint and Related Coatings
Australia AS/NZS 1891.1 Canadian Construction 07324 NRC/IRC/CCMC Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices – Harnesses and ancillary equipment

Chrysler LP 463 PB 16 01

Weatherometer Test of Automotive Type Trim Materials

DIN 75220

Aging Automobile Components in Solar Simulation Units

EN 13361

The durability of geotextiles

Fiat Materials Method 50451

Accelerated Aging by Atmospheric agents

Ford BO 101-01

Resistance to artificial weathering

Ford BO 116-01

Resistance to artificial weathering

GM 9125P

Procedures for Laboratory Accelerated exposure of automotive materials

GME 60292

Determination of Colour Fastness and Resistance to Artificial Light

GMW 14650

Performance Requirements for Exterior Plastic parts

GM 9538P

Weathering exposure tests for interior trims

GMW 3414

Artificial Weathering of Automotive Interior Trim Materials

GMW 14650

Performance Requirements for Exterior Plastic parts

GMW 14162

Colorfastness to Artificial Weathering

Honda HES D 6601 D6601

Accelerated test method for light resistance with xenon-arc lamp

ISO 105 B06

Colour fastness and ageing to artificial light at high temperatures: Xenon arc fading lamp test

ISO 12040

Graphic technology- prints and printing inks assessment of light fastness using filtered xenon arc light.

ISO 4892-2

Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources — xenon arc lamps

ISUZU ISC F20-014

Multiple automotive materials exposure tests

ISO 105 B02

Colour fastness to artificial light: xenon arc fading lamp test

ISO 105 B04

Color fastness to weathering: Xenon arc

JASO M346

Light-exposure test method by xenon-arc lamp for automotive interior part

JIS D 0205

Test method of wearability for automotive parts

MIL-STD 810G

Environmental engineering considerations and laboratory tests.

MIL-STD 8625F

Anodic coating thickness

MIL-DTL-32201

Mirror Assemblies, Rearview, HMMWV Style

MIL-PRF-22750

Epoxy topcoat specification

Navistar CEMS GT-31

Accelerated weathering of non-metallic materials for the purpose of acceptance testing.

NEMA Standards Publication LD 3-2005

High-pressure decorative laminates

Nissan M0007

Testing Method for Automotive Paint

Nissan M0141

Methods of Test for Coating of Synthetic Resin

Nissan M0135

Weatherability and Light Resistance Test Methods for Synthetic Resin Parts.

NALFA section 3.3

Laminate flooring specifications and test methods. (lightfastness standard)

Peugeot D47 1431

Materials and parts in the passenger compartment appearance behavior to artificial light at high and mean temperatures

Renault D27 1911

Rubber and Plastic paint coatings artificial aging using a weather meter.

Saab-Scania STD 3159

UV Resistance Xenon lamp

SAE J1960

Accelerated exposure of automotive exterior materials using a controlled irradiance water-cooled xenon arc apparatus.

SAE J1885

Accelerated exposure of automotive interior trim components using a controlled irradiance water cooled xenon-arc apparatus

SAE J2412

Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Interior Trim Components Using a Controlled irradiance Xenon-Arc Apparatus

SAE J2527

Performance Based Standard for Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Exterior Materials Using A Controlled lrradiance Xenon-Arc Appara

Toyota TSM0501G

Standard test methods for plastic molding materials.

Toyota TSC3005G

LED cycling test

Toyota TSH3131G

Paint film quality of coated exterior parts

Toyota TSH1585G

Xenon-arc lamp type test methods for accelerated weathering resistance of paint film

UN Transport TRANS/WP.29/671

Working party on the construction of vehicles- safety glazing.

VDA 75202

Automotive interior materials – Colourfastness and aging test against light at high temperatures: Xenon arc

Volkswagen PV 1303 Non-Metallic

Materials Xenon Arc Light Aging of Vehicle Interior Components.

Volkswagen PV 3929

Weathering in Dry, Hot Climate (Exterior)

Volkswagen PV 3930

Weathering in Humid, Hot Climate (Exterior)

ENCLOSED CARBON ARC STANDARDS

AATCC TM16A

Colourfastness to light: xenon-arc

ASTM G153

Standard Practice for Operating Enclosed Carbon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure of Nonmetallic Materials

ASTM D529

Accelerated weathering test of bituminous materials

ASTM D 529 04

Accelerated weathering test of bituminous materials

ASTM G23 Type H

Operating light-exposure apparatus carbon-arc type with and without water for exposure of nonmetallic materials

ASTM G23 Type EH

Standard Practice for Operating Light-Exposure Apparatus (Carbon-Arc Type)
With and Without Water for Exposure to Nonmetallic Materials

ASTM G23 Type HH

Operating light-exposure apparatus carbon-arc type with and without water for exposure of nonmetallic materials

Honda HES D6506

General test methods for fabrics

Sanyo: PWPT001H

Test methods for plastic coating film,

SAM Coating Film Test Method M REV08 091015

SANYO Automedia Plastic Test Method

JSA JIS B 7751

Light-exposure and light and water exposure apparatus enclosed carbon-arc type.

JIS D 0205

Test method of weatherability for automotive parts

Sunshine CARBON ARC STANDARDS

4251Z-SEP-A100

Quality of Geomet Coating on Brake Rotor

AATCC 111 TM111A

Weather Resistance of Textiles: Exposure to Daylight and Weather – California Title 19

ASTM G152

Standard Practice for Operating Open Flame Carbon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure of Nonmetallic Materials

California Title 19

Light exposure for flammable fabrics

FED 191A-5804

Federal standard for textile test methods

JSA JIS D 0202

General rules of coating films for automotive parts.

JSA JIS D 0205 WAN-1S WAN-1H WAL-1S WAL-1H

Test method of weatherability for automotive parts

JSA JIS B 7753

Light and water exposure apparatus open flame sunshine carbon-arc type

Mazda MES PW PT001G

Automobile parts standard interior/exterior plastic parts for decoration

Mazda MES MN 201

Test method for plastic materials

SAE AS8043

Practice for evaluation of cover materials for flat plate solar collectors.

SAE J4C

Motor vehicle seat belt assemblies

Toyota TSH1582G

Carbon arc lamp type test methods for accelerated weathering resistance of paint films

FLUORESCENT STANDARDS

ASTM G53

Operating light and water exposure apparatus fluorescent UV-Condensation Type for Exposure of Nonmetallic Materials

ASTM G154

Operating Fluorescent Ultraviolet Lamp Apparatus for exposure of nonmetallic materials

Long Term Stablity

Toyota TSC0510G

Dew Condensation test for LED automotive fixtures .

Weathering Direct: Our QUALITY POLICY

Weathering Direct’s policy is to support our customer’s business by providing affordable weathering exposures and data in a manner that meets or exceeds all aspects of the required test method and complies with the quality and documentation requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 (2017.)

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