Petersen Aluminum Panel Testing

In our continual efforts to offer unmatched performance, Petersen Aluminum has recently added and updated several tests for our roof and wall panels:


  • 24 GA 7.2 Exposed Fastener Panel  – PAC’s versatile 36” coverage exposed fastener panel has passed ASTM E-283, ASTM E-331 and AAMA  501.1 testing requirements. This panel also has two Florida Building Code approvals in addition to ASTM E 1592..


  • 24 GA Flush Panel – The horizontal and vertical wall panel features a flush, flat appearance for use in wall, fascia and soffit applications. The panel has recently passed ASTM E-283, ASTM E-331 and AAMA 501.1 testing requirements in addition to previous Florida Building Code approvals.


  • Tite Loc Plus –PAC’s 18” Tite-Loc Plus in .040 aluminum has been recently tested to meet higher windloads as per ASTM E 1592. The 180 degree mechanically seamed panel is fully tested to meet Florida Building Code Approvals,  Miami-Dade NOA’s and SSTD Missile Impact testing in a variety of gauges over multiple substrates.


  • 7/8” Corrugated Panel – PAC’s 7/8” Corrugated Panel has two Florida Building Code Approvals , in addition to ASTM E-283-331, ASTM 1680-1646 and ASTM E 1592. The flexible panel, suitable for roof, wall and linear applications, now also has Miami-Dade Notice of Approval.


Test Methods:

ASTM E 283 – Test Method for Determining Rate of Airflow Through Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls and Doors Under Specified Pressure Differences Across the Specimen

ASTM E 331 – Test Method for Water Penetration of Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls and Doors by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference

AAMA 501.1 – Test Method for Water Penetration of Windows, Curtain Walls and Doors Using Dynamic Pressure

ASTM E 1592 – Standard Test Method for Structural Performance of Sheet Metal Roof and Siding Systems by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference


For complete test data on these and all of Petersen Aluminum standing seam roof panels and wall panels, please refer to each profile’s product page on our website,, under the testing tab.

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