ASTM WK59323

    Revision of D5034 - 09(2013) Standard Test Method for Breaking Strength and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (Grab Test)

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    Active Standard: D5034 - 09(2017)

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



    WK59323


    Keywords

    breaking-strength; elongation; fabric; nonwoven fabric; woven fabric;

    Rationale

    A user of ASTM D5034 has concerns about samples slipping from the jaws regardless of the amount of pressure or gripping surface. Tear Task Group recommendations were to reference the dowel method and add images.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    06-11-2017

    Technical Contact:
    Lisa Ann Earnshaw

    Item:
    038

    Ballot:
    D13 (18-01)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution