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Suitable Test Sizes for O-ring Specifications
- Aerospace Standard
Published February 21, 2007 by SAE International in United States
Downloadable datasets availableAnnotation ability available
There are many tests that have been developed to characterize rubber O-rings. Many of these tests are independent of the size of the O-ring being tested. However, there are some tests, specifically, stress/strain properties, that are a function of the O-ring’s size. The purpose of this report is to provide guidelines for specifying O-rings that would be considered “suitable for testing” when writing O-ring material specifications.
The purpose of this report is to provide guidelines for specifying O-rings that would be considered "suitable for testing" when writing O-ring material specifications.
Data Sets - Support Documents
|TABLE 1||SUITABLE TEST SIZES FOR NBR, HNBR, SBR MATERIALS|
|TABLE 2||SUITABLE TEST SIZES FOR EPDM, IIR, CR MATERIALS|
|TABLE 3||SUITABLE TEST SIZES FOR FKM, FFKM, FEPM MATERIALS|
|TABLE 4||SUITABLE TEST SIZES FOR AEM, ACM, AU, EU MATERIALS|
|TABLE 5||SUITABLE TEST SIZES FOR VMQ, VSI, FVMQ MATERIALS|
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