Article - 16 Mar 2005
Charpy impact testing determines the impact energy of materials. The test procedure, the application of charpy testing, factors affecting impact energy, the ductile to brittle transition are all...
Article - 17 Mar 2005
Izod impact testing determines the impact strength of materials. The test procedure, the application of izod testing, factors affecting impact energy, the ductile to brittle transition are all...
Article - 8 Mar 2004
NPL has begun the second stage of a DT-funded project looking at the prediction of the performance of plastics under impact loadings. Posted November 2003
Article - 13 Mar 2008
The impact resistance of a range of engineering thermoplastics is provided. This information can be used as a design guide, but you should contact Dotmar for definitive information pertaining to your...
Article - 10 Jul 2013
Charpy testing is a method for determining the relative impact strength of metals. It is also known as Charpy V notch test.
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Impact damage is probably the most common type of damage encountered by packaging. This article describes the design of a device designed to measure impact strength of packaging materials in the...
Article - 30 Jan 2015
In this interview, Matthew Spiret, Sales and Product Support Engineer, talks to AZoM about the new MPX series of motorized pendulum impact testers from Instron.
Article - 9 May 2011
The NanoTest system from Micro Materials (MML) is a complete testing platform for conducting nano-mechanical and nano-tribological tests. This system is available through LOT Oriel.
Article - 22 Aug 2008
Numerous test methods aid in determining a level of physical security to glazing used in windows and door assemblies based upon objective tests which can be consistently duplicated.
Article - 10 Apr 2008
Benchtop Materials Testing Machines test a wide spectrum of materials including metals, plastics, rubber, textiles, adhesives, and ceramics.