Active Standard: D5587 - 08
D5587 is being revised to accommodate fabrics that display fabric specimen slippage from the clamps when tested.
Keywordsfabric; tearing strength; trapezoid; Constant rate-of-extension (CRE) test; Performance--textiles; Tear testing--textile materials/applications; Trapezoid tearing test; Woven textile fabrics;
Lisa Ann Earnshaw
Ballot Item Approved as D5587-2014 and Pending Publication