ASTM WK36140

    Work Item: ASTM WK36140 - Revision of D1596 - 97(2011) Standard Test Method for Dynamic Shock Cushioning Characteristics of Packaging Material

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    Active Standard: D1596 - 97(2011)

    Developed by Subcommittee: D10.13 | Committee D10 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    Study was conducted to understand the issues of variability with cushion testing and shock data collected for a number of drops, that is used to then develop cushion curve


    cushion curves; cushioning materials; dynamic shock characteristics; guided platen method: Cushion curves; Cushioning materials; Dynamic shock characteristics; Guided platen method; Shock absorption/attenuation;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    S Singh


    D10 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as D1596-2014 and Pending Publication