ASTM-E436 › Standard Test Method for Drop-Weight Tear Tests of Ferritic Steels
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1.1 This test method covers drop-weight tear tests (DWTT) on ferritic steels with thicknesses between 3.18 and 19.1 mm.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
brittle fracture; drop-weight tear test; ferritic steels; fracture appearance; impact loading; percent shear area; ICS Number Code 77.040.10 (Mechanical testing of metals)
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2003 R14 EDITION
Oct. 1, 2014