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Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

This test method covers the determination of the tensile properties of unreinforced and reinforced plastics in the form of standard dumbbell-shaped test specimens when tested under defined conditions of pretreatment, temperature, humidity, and testing machine speed.

Machines suited for the ASTM D638 standard:
UCT Universal compression and tension testing machine

BT154Vice grip (10kN & 20kN)
BTS90Vice grip (50kN)
BT243Wedge grip (20 & 50kN)
BT256Wedge grip 10kN

70658Long travel extensometer 1100 mm