Work Item
ASTM WK89534

New Test Method for Test Method for Environmental Assisted Cracking

1. Scope

This standard will build on E1618 and detail a rising displacement method that will be faster and more accurate. The standard should be suitable for a range of materials and environmental conditions.


Environmental Assisted Cracking


The current method is a very expensive, time consuming test. The results can be anti-conservatibve. New understanding will result in a new standard that amy replace E1618

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E08.06

Committee: E08

Staff Manager: Brian Milewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 02-02-2024

Technical Contact: James Burns