ASTM WK62684

    Revision of F1473 - 18 Standard Test Method for Notch Tensile Test to Measure the Resistance to Slow Crack Growth of Polyethylene Pipes and Resins

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    Active Standard: F1473 - 18

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.40 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK62684


    Keywords

    fracture; notch testing; pipes; polyethylene; resin; slow crack growth ;;

    Rationale

    The tolerances for sample preparation and testing for F1473 have shown to be wide enough that inter-lab experiment data often do not correspond/agree with each other when comparing the same samples. Instrument vibration, temperature probe placement, and temperature tolerances are fields of interest within the standard to be revised.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-08-2018

    Technical Contact:
    Sean OConnor

    Status:
    Draft Under Development