Tensile Test

Method for determining behaviour of materials under axial stretch loading.

Data from test are used to determine:

Tensile tests at elevated temperatures provide creep data.

Reference

ASTM E8 / E8M - Standard Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

ASTM D638 - Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

ISO 204:2009 - Metallic materials - Uniaxial creep testing in tension - Method of test


See also: Elongation, Tensile Strength, Yield Point, Yield Strength.

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Subjects: Materials