Delete the term, “fatigue life” which is attributed to subcommittee E28.01, from E6.
The phrase “fatigue life” is not defined in any E28 standard. Although it appears five times in the withdrawn standard E796 (“Standard Test Method for Ductility Testing of Metallic Foil”), it is not defined there. The phrase “fatigue life” appears in sentences in these other E28 standards:
E1319 (1x) where it applies to strain gages, and not specimens, and
E1949 (9x) where all are “strain gage fatigue life.”
The phrase “fatigue life” is defined in the Committee E8 terminology standard.