ASTM D6797 – 15: Standard Test Method for Bursting Strength of Fabrics Constant-Rate-of-Extension (CRE) Ball Burst Test
This test method describes the measurement for bursting strength of woven and knitted textiles taken from rolls of fabric or fabric taken from garments.
NOTE 1: For the measurement of bursting strength with a hydraulic or pneumatic machine, refer to Test Method . For the measurement of the bursting strength by means of a ball burst mechanism, refer to Test Method
NOTE 2: Constant Rate of Traverse (CRT) machines and Constant Rate of Extension (CRE) machines have been shown to provide different results. When using a CRT device, refer to Test Method .