Work Item
ASTM WK75073

Revision of D1043-16 Standard Test Method for Stiffness Properties of Plastics as a Function of Temperature by Means of a Torsion Test


The instrumentation described in the original ASTM method is obsolete and difficult to obtain. The revision includes an Annex that describes performing the test on a rotational rheometer, which is readily available in todays market.


Developed by Subcommittee: D20.10

Committee: D20

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-06-2020

Technical Contact: Gregory Kamykowski

Item: 001

Ballot: D20.10 (21-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item