Specifies the method for determining the ability of metallic materials to undergo plastic deformation in bending. Applies to the bend test of test pieces taken from metallic products as specified in the relevant product standards. It is not applicable to certain materials and/or products, for example tubes in full section or welded joints, for which other standards exist.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 1985-07
Edition: 1Number of pages: 5
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 164/SC 2 Ductility testing
- ICS :
- 77.040.10 Mechanical testing of metals
ISO 7438:1985Stage: 95.99
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