GD7137-818 ASTM D7137 Test Fixture

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Model# GD7137-818

The GD7137-818 compression fixture meets the requirements of ASTM D7137 for testing residual compressive strength of damaged fiber-reinforced polymer-matrix composite laminates. All angle and side plates are adjustable for conformity to small variations in specimen dimensions, allowing required clearance between the specimen and fixture to be maintained through a variety of tests. Reference ASTM Standard D 7137, 2007, Standard Test Method for Compressive Residual Strength Properties of Damaged Polymer Matrix Composite Plates, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2007.