Standard: ASTM D198 - Standard Test Methods of Static Tests of Lumber in Structural Sizes

Certification Required: N/A

Scope: Per ASTM D198: "These test methods covers the determination of the flexural properties of structural members."

Applicable Products: Structural wood members

Test Procedure: The following tests are defined within ASTM D198:

  • Flexure
  • Compression (Short Specimen)
  • Compression (Long Specimen)
  • Tension-Torsion
  • Shear Modulus

End Result: This test results in the mechanical properties of structural wood under static loading conditions.

Special Notes: N/A

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