This standard has been reviewed* and then confirmed in 2013.
ISO 1268-8:2004 specifies the general principles and procedures for the compression moulding of test plates from two types of fibre-reinforced thermosetting moulding compound: sheet moulding compound (SMC) and bulk moulding compound (BMC). Two different methods are given for preparing the mould charge: method A for moulding without the material flowing in the mould and method B for moulding so that the material flows in the mould.
Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 83.120 Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2013-08-29) TC/SC: ISO/TC 61/SC 13 Number of Pages: 8
Revises: ISO 1268:1974