Abstract 

Specifies four methods for the determination: method A50 using a force of 10 N and a heating rate of 50 °C/h, method B50 using a force of 50 N and a heating rate of 50 °C/h, method A120 using a force of 10 N and a heating rate of 120 °C/h, method B120 using a force of 50 N and a heating rate of 120 °C/h. The principle is determining the temperature at which a standard indenter penetrates 1 mm into the surface. The methods are applicable only to thermoplastics, for which they give a measure of the temperature at which the thermoplastics start to soften rapidly.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1994-07
  • Edition : 3
    Number of pages : 5
  • :
    ISO/TC 61/SC 2
    Mechanical behavior
  • 83.080.20
    Thermoplastic materials

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