ASTM WK72415

    Revision of D3967 - 16 Standard Test Method for Splitting Tensile Strength of Intact Rock Core Specimens

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    Active Standard: D3967 - 16

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.12 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    compression testing; indirect tensile strength; loading tests; rock; splitting tensile strength; tension (tensile) properties/tests;;


    This standard has reached a four-year minimum time frame for re-approval. However, it has been accelerated or prioritized over other D18.12 standards that are much older or even withdrawn for more than just standard updates to address a critical issue involving the use of curved loading platens.

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    Technical Contact:
    Jack Touseull

    Draft Under Development