Metallic materials - Tube - Ring tensile test
|Publication Date:||15 November 2013|
|ICS Code (Mechanical testing of metals):||77.040.10|
This International Standard specifies a method for a ring tensile test of tubes to reveal surface and internal defects by subjecting the test piece to strain until fracture occurs. This test may also be used to assess the ductility of tubes.
The ring tensile test is applicable to tubes having an outside diameter exceeding 150 mm and a wall thickness no greater than 40 mm. The inside diameter shall be greater than 100 mm.