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Fired Strength Square Bars - FSTR

This test procedure was employed in the Foresight Ceramic Database and now is available for those having an account at Insight-Live.com. Accumulating test data using the variables defined in these procedures enables us to create tools that enable you to compare the physical properties of materials and recipes.


See fired strength test for round bars for more information.


VAL - Value (C)

TEMP - Temperature (V)

FORC - Force in lbs (V)

WID - Bar width in inches (V)

DEP - Bar depth in inches (V)

SPAN - Span in inches (V)

Fired strength tester

Fired strength tester

Round or square fired bars are subject to a force that tests their tensile strength. The strength can be calculated from the force and the dimensions of the cross section where the break occurred.

Out Bound Links

  • (Tests) DS - Dry Strength (kgf/cm2)
  • (Tests) DSTR - Dry Strength (Square Bars)
  • (Tests) FRRD - Fired Strength Round Bars
  • (Typecodes) 5: BDT - Body Tests

In Bound Links

  • (Tests) MOR - Modulus of Rupture - Fired

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