Work Item
ASTM WK86618

Revision of F1446-20 Standard Test Methods for Equipment and Procedures Used in Evaluating the Performance Characteristics of Protective Headgear


The full-facial coverage helmet chinbar test in F1446 is consistent with other standards but is felt by many to be less robust than it should be. Alternative test methodology was undertaken and is hereby shared as a Collaboration Area.


Developed by Subcommittee: F08.53

Committee: F08

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 06-01-2023

Technical Contact: David Thom