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Dynatup Instrumented Impact


Test ID  
M-410

   
Description  
A Dynatup 8250 impact tower is used to impact specimens.  Samples are 4 inch square plaques or disks with thickness 1/8 inch or larger.  Sample is clamped between grips at base of apparatus.  Tup is released to impact specimen at a set velocity and energy.  Test is complete when tup penetrates specimen and stops.  Five replicates are performed.    
Options  
Test can be performed with lubricated or non-lubricated tups. Non-lubricated is the default.  
Standards  
ASTM D3763  
ISO 6603-2  
Data see sample data  
A load v. deflection trace is provided along with other characteristics of the experiment. This data appears in Matereality as Instrumented Dart Impact.  
Replicates (# of times this test is repeated)  
5  
Samples  
10 - impact plaques [details]

   

Application
 
This test is exceptionally valuable as a means of quality control or materials specification. It can, in some cases, be used on a finished product to determine if the part will fail under the set conditions. Data gathered from this test are valuable for comparative purposes, to aid the engineer in choosing an appropriate material for a specific application.