These test methods describe procedures for testing the mechanical properties of multi-wire steel prestressing strand. These test methods are intended for use in evaluating specific strand properties prescribed in specifications for multi-wire steel prestressing strand, but they do not quantify acceptance criteria specified in the applicable specification for the strand being tested.
KeywordsBreaking Strength - Prestressed Specimens - Steel Wire Strands - Strength - Tensile Strength - Tensile Test - Test Specimens and Test Engines - Wires, Wire Strands, and Wire Ropes - Yield Strength
ICS CODE77.140.15 (Steels for reinforcement of concrete)
UNSPSC CODE31152204 (Stranded steel wire)
ASTM A1061 / A1061M-16, Standard Test Methods for Testing Multi-Wire Steel Prestressing Strand, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2016, www.astm.org