ASTM WK55841

    New Specification for Impact Attenuation of Turf Playing Systems Using the Hemispherical Procedure E Missile

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F08.65 | Committee F08 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    This specification establishes an in situ test method and maximum impact attenuation value for all types of turf playing systems and for a number of sport-specific field layouts. It also includes a protocol for determining test point locations on fields that are lined for multiple sports.


    average g-max; HIC; baseball; combination field system; drop test; field hockey; field testing; g-max; impact; impact attenuation; lacrosse; multi-sport; natural grass field system; North American football; shock absorbing; soccer; softball; synthetic turf field system; test point; infill turf system

    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:

    Technical Contact:
    John Amato

    Draft Under Development