Accession Number:

AD0728805

Title:

Instrumented Impact Tester Operation Procedure for Izod Specimen.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER N J

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A procedure was developed using instrumented Izod cantilever beam Impact Tester. This procedure can be used for testing various types of material such as plastics, light metals, ceramics, and materials used in the non-metallic cartridge cases. There are two hammers available at present. A two foot pound, and 10 foot pound. The height of release of the pendulum is two feet, giving a striking velocity of approximately eleven foot pound seconds. An oscilloscope with storage display is used to record the results. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE