A single column system can be used with a webcam connected to Bluehill Universal to track the force needed to tear flexible plastic film in accordance with ASTM D1004-13.
The lap shear strength of metal specimens depends on the bonding process; to minimize variations in the process and testing results, follow the ASTM D1002 standard.
For testing polymer hydrogels, use an electromechanical test system with a low force load cell, pneumatic or manual screw action grips, and a BioPuls™ Bath for realistic testing conditions.
For ASTM D1876, a T-Peel test with a correct and uniform data sampling rate is important to understanding the peel characteristics of adhesives.
By moving a sled across a stationary plane, one can determine the coefficient of friction of plastic film and sheeting while following ASTM D1894.
ASTM D413 recommends creating an artificial tear in rubber attached to other materials and then pulling apart the layers placed into the grips.
When testing adhesion between rubber and rigid materials, use a tension or peel procedure and follow ASTM D429 standards.
ASTM D5587 is used to determine the tearing strength fabrics using the trapezoid procedure.
For testing the peel or stripping strength of adhesive bonds, use manual screw or pneumatic action grips with rubber coated or smooth flat faces.
BioPuls Submersible Pneumatic Grips and a Temperature-Controlled Bath can imitate the behavior of human tissue in order to test the strength of tissue adhesives.
The 5940 Series Testing System with pneumatic side-action grips can test the adhesive strength of medical packaging for pre-packaged devices and instruments.
Following ASTM F88, a test with the 3345 system determined the strength of a seal on packaging for disposable medical devices to secure the sterilization.
EN 12242 is used to determine peel strength of touch and close fasteners.
A loop tack test can be used to understand the adhesive strength of an adhesive impacted by the pressure of its application by following the EN 1719 method.
The EN 1939 method can illustrate the peel adhesion and average load of self-adhesive tapes by applying the tape and using a tensile machine to find the peel force.
EN 868-5 is meant to find out the peel characteristics of laminate products, including the heat seal joints in self-sealable pouches for sterilized medical products.
With a CEAST 9350, wedge impact fixtures used can test the bond strength of FRP composites and epoxy vinyl ester resins used on Jet Bubbling Reactors.
The peel strength of a T-shaped bond of two flexible substances can be determined in following ISO 11339 method for self-adhesive tape.
Following ISO 11897 to determine tear propagation of thin films using Instron pneumatic side acting grips with rubber coated faces.
ISO 13937-2 is used to determine the tear strength of fabric using trouser-shaped specimens.
ISO 13937-3 is used to determine the tear strength of fabric using wing-shaped specimens.
ISO 13937-4 is used to determine the tear strength of fabric using tongue specimens.
To determine the tear strength of vulcanized or thermoplastic rubber, ISO 34-1 characterizes standards for tests including trouser, angle, and crescent test pieces.
ISO 36 provides the way to measure the peak force and adhesion strength of either fabric bonded with rubber or rubber and fabric bonded together.
To follow ISO 6383-1, test the resistance to tearing for thin, plastic films and sheets of rigid and flexible specimens in a trouser-shape.
ISO 8067 gives guidelines for analyzing the peak force and tear strength of flexible cellular polymeric materials with a particular thickness.
ISO 813 gives a method to test the adhesion strength of rubber attached to rigid materials by stripping a layer from the bond to determine the strength.
Non-sticky film and sheet plastics can be tested for static and dynamic frictional characteristics with a tensile testing machine and coefficient of friction table.
ISO 9073-4 is used to determine the tear strength of nonwoven specimens.
Instron's multi-needle and single-needle test fixtures reduce time in testing needle insertion force in the development and quality control of needles.
Lid packaging needs to be checked for barrier properties, seal strength, shelf life, and peel strength to determine is usability and security.
With a FINAT test roller and a tensile testing machine, the peel adhesion properties of laminates can be determined, following FINAT Test Method 2.
Solar cell manufacturers create mechanical tests to evaluate thin films and substrates to improve energy output, quality, and reliability as well as minimizing cost.
Instron's syringe testing figure assists pharmaceutical manufacturers in determining the force needed to eject medications from needles and syringes.
With a variable angle peel fixture to stimulate real conditions, technicians can test the adhesive strength of tissue adhesives of the biomedical industry.
Universal testing machines can pull off a layer with a tensile force to test adhesion strength between rubber and flexible substrates.
ISO 2411 tests the coating adhesion strength of wet and dry fabrics coated with natural rubber, plastics, or synthetic rubber and works best with pneumatic grips.
In following ASTM D1335 for tuft bind testing of artificial turf, the short tufts are challenging to grip in testing the durability of the surface.