FRP panels testing procedures

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by Alik, Sep 9, 2006.

  1. Alik
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    Alik Senior Member

    Interested in standard procesures to test FRP sandwich panels. Any links/standards? Thanks
     
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  3. Greybarn
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    The standard tests in the US for single skin laminate properties are as follows:
    Flexural Strength & Modulus ASTM D790
    Tensile Strength & Modulus ASTM D638 or D3039
    Compressive Strength & Modulus ASTM D695 or D3410

    The standard tests for a sandwich comppsite are ASTM C393.
     

  4. Alik
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    Alik Senior Member

    Thanks, I'll try to make something.
     
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