ASTM WK36719

    New Test Method for Measuring the Ballistic Penetration Resistance of Composite Materials

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    WK36719

    1. Scope

    This method measures the penetration resistance of a flat composite panel impacted by a blunt projectile with a defined geometry.

    There are no existing standard methods for comparing the ballistic resistance of different composite materials to penetration by a blunt projectile.


    Keywords

    ballistic; impact

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-05-2012

    Technical Contact:
    J MICHAEL PEREIRA

    Status:
    Draft Under Development