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Outdoor Gear Buckle and Webbing Breaking Strength Tensile Test

The outdoor apparel and gear industry is a very frequent user of universal testing machines (UTM's). Universal testing machines can be programmed to perform a variety of tension (pull apart), compression (crush), and flexure (bend) tests. Strength an...

By |June 22nd, 2010|Video|Comments Off on Outdoor Gear Buckle and Webbing Breaking Strength Tensile Test

How to Perform an ASTM D2256 Thread and Yarn Tensile Strength Test

To determine the breaking strength, elongation, etc. of threads, yarns, or other single strand textiles, ASTM D2256 is by far the most common specification that is followed.  This is a relatively simple tensile test whereby thread is pulled at a c...

By |February 12th, 2010|Test How To's, Video|Comments Off on How to Perform an ASTM D2256 Thread and Yarn Tensile Strength Test
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