ASTM WK28631

    Work Item: ASTM WK28631 - Revision of D5587 - 08 Standard Test Method for Tearing Strength of Fabrics by Trapezoid Procedure

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    Active Standard: D5587 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: D13.60 | Committee D13 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    D5587 is being revised to accommodate fabrics that display fabric specimen slippage from the clamps when tested.


    Keywords

    fabric; tearing strength; trapezoid; Constant rate-of-extension (CRE) test; Performance--textiles; Tear testing--textile materials/applications; Trapezoid tearing test; Woven textile fabrics;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-27-2010

    Technical Contact:
    Lisa Ann Earnshaw

    Item:
    010

    Ballot:
    D13 (13-03)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D5587-2014 and Pending Publication