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.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.Back to Top
J MICHAEL PEREIRA
Ballot Item Approved as D8101-2017 and Pending Publication