GD2344-238F6 ASTM D5344 Test Fixture


Model# GD2344-238F6

The GD2344-238F6 bend fixture meets the requirements of ASTM D2344 for testing the short-beam strength of fiber-reinforced polymer-matrix composite materials and laminates. The fixture has a 6 mm diameter loading nose and 3 mm diameter support rollers, as specified in the standard for testing flat beam samples. The support span is adjustable from 4 to 150 mm with the ability to test specimens up to 30 mm wide. Reference ASTM Standard D 2344, 2000, Standard Test Method for Short-Beam Strength of Polymer Matrix Composite Materials and Their Laminates, West Conshohocken, PA, 2000.