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) : Martin,Dale E.

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 19

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)

Descriptors :   (*TEST METHODS, *IMPACT TESTS), MATERIALS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE