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Tearing resistance (Elmendorf)

The examination of the tearing behavior by using the Elmendorf Tear Tester is a dynamic (impact) test. It is e.g. useful for verifying the effectiveness of easy opening devices on plastic bags, and to assess the influence of stretching processes or reduced wall thickness on film properties. The test can be performed on paper, film, flexible laminated film etc.

test method:Mechanical/ technological properties
Norms: ASTM D 1922 (2015-06)
DIN EN ISO 1974 (2012-09)
DIN EN ISO 6383-2 (2004-10)
Needed sample size:Sample over total width of material, minimum length: 0,5 m

Standardprüfungen

tearing resistance elmendorf method/ plasic films and flexible laminates
Norm: DIN EN ISO 6383-2


tearing resistance elmendorf/ paper samples
Norm: DIN EN ISO 1974




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