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4ward Testing Standards Database

Shear (Alyeska shear test)

Taber wear resistance (1000 revolutions)

Adhesive 180 degrees Peel

Coating Thickness of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Coated Tapes Used for Electrical and Electronic Applications

Break strength and elongation for Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive-Coated Tapes Used for Electrical and Electronic Applications at room or low temperatures

Insulation Resistance at high humidity (indirect electrolytic corrosion)

Thermal shrinkage, Standard Test Method for Linear Dimensional Changes of Nonrigid Thermoplastic Sheeting or Film at Elevated Temperature

Environmental stress cracking

Compression and recovery of Joint fillers

Coefficient of friction

Cone penetration

Hardness, Shore A & D

Xenon Arc Exposure

Standard Test Method for Indentation Hardness of Rigid Plastics by Means of a Barcol Impressor

Ashing - Ignition Loss of Cured Reinforced Resins

Standard Test Method for Peel Adhesion of Pressure-Sensitive Tape

This test method covers the determination of the softening point of bitumen in the range from 30 to 157°C [86 to 315°F] using the ring-and-ball apparatus

Standard Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers—Tension

Xenon Arc Exposure

Standard Practices for Evaluating the Resistance of Plastics to Chemical Reagents

Water absorption

Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposures of Paint and Related Coatings

Low temperature brittleness

Standard Test Methods for Coated Fabrics

Xenon Arc Exposure

Standard Test Methods for Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials

Puncture resistance

Moisture Vapour Transmission Rate

Impact Resistance of Pipeline Coatings, Falling Weight

Standard practice for operating fluorescent light apparatus for UV exposure of non-metallic materials

Standard Practice for Operating Xenon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure of Non-Metallic Materials

Indentation Resistance

Cathodic Disbondment at Temperature

Abrasion resistance

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