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Shear Strength


Test ID  
M-038

   
Description  
This punch test determines shear strength, which is the maximum load required to shear a specimen in such a manner that the moving portion has completely cleared the stationary portion.  It is expressed in megapascals (or pounds-force per square inch) based on the area of the sheared edge or edges.    
Standards  
ASTM D732  
Data  
Shear strength is reported. This data appears in Matereality as Shear Properties.  
Replicates (# of times this test is repeated)  
5  
Samples  
6 - discs (50mm diam.) [details]

   

Application
 
This test is useful when comparing materials or obtaining data for engineering design.