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ASTM WK86619

Revision of D1424-21 Standard Test Method for Tearing Strength of Fabrics by Falling-Pendulum (Elmendorf-Type) Apparatus


A partial revision was published in 2021 addressing a focused area needing a key update. A full revision of the standard has not been performed for several years. The committee wants to ensure that the test method reflects modern fabrics and modern test instruments.


Developed by Subcommittee: D13.60

Committee: D13

Staff Manager: Nora Nimmerichter

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Date Initiated: 06-01-2023

Technical Contact: Kham Viengkham