Rubber & Rubber Products: Material/Product Testing

Physical Testing Laboratory of Malaysian Rubber Board provides a list of rubber products testing.

Type of Tests/Properties Measured
Standard Test Methods/Specifications
1
Abrasion

ISO Abrasion
ISO Abrasion

Akron Abrasion
Akron Abrasion

 

ISO 4649:2010
BS ISO 4649:2010
DIN 53516-1987
MS ISO 4649:2005

BS ISO 4649:2010
MS 1157:Part 40/2:1999
AS 1683.21:1982

2

Ageing

Ageing

Ageing

 

MS ISO 188:2008
BS ISO 188:2011
ISO 188:2011
ASTM D573:2010
JIS K 6301-1995
[Clause 6]
DIN 53508-1977
AS 1180.3:1972
MS ISO 3383:1998
AS1683 26:2001

3

Air Permeability

Air permeability

 

ISO 2782:2006
MS ISO 2782:2007
BS ISO 2782:2006

4

Density/Sg

Density/Sg

 

ISO 2781:2008
BS ISO 2781:2008
MS ISO 2781:2010
AS 1683.4-1992

5

Dimension

Dimension  Dimension

 

MS ISO 4648:1998
BS ISO 23529:2010
ISO 23529:2010
ASTM D3767:2008

6

Effects of Liquids

Water, Standard organic fuels, Standard oils

ASTM D471:2010
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 12]
AS 1683.23-2000
MS ISO 1817:2002
ISO 1817:2011
BS ISO 1817:2011

7

Electrical Resistivity

Electrical resistivity

 

ASTM D257-2007
BS 903: Pt. C1:1991 and Pt. C2:1982

8

Fatique

Resistance to flex cracking




Resistance to crack growth

Tension fatigue
Tension fatigue

Heat build-up
Heat build-up

 

BS ISO 132:2011
ISO 132:2011
ASTM D430:2006 [Method B]
DIN 53522-1979 (Part 1 & 3)

BS ISO 132:2011
JIS K 6031 - 1995 [Clause 15]


MS ISO 6943:2010
ISO 6943:2011
BS ISO 6943:2011

 

 

MS 1157: Part 41:1999
ISO 4666/3:2010
ASTM D623:2007 [Method A]
BS 903:Pt. A50:1984(1992)

9

Hardness

Hardness

 

MS ISO 48:2010
ISO 48:2010
BS ISO 48:2007
DIN 53519-1972
Sheets 1 & 2
DIN 53505:2000
ASTM D1415-2006
AS 1683.15.1-2000
BS ISO 7619-1:2010
BS ISO 7619-2:2010
ISO 7619.1:2010
ISO 7619.2:2010
ASTM D2240:2010
AS 1683.15.2-1990
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 5]

10

Preparation of Test Pieces

Preparation of test pieces

 

ISO 23529:2010
BS ISO 23529:2010
MS ISO 4661-1:1998

11

Ozone Resistance

Ozone resistance

 

ISO 1431-1:2004
ISO 1431-2:1994
BS ISO 1431.1:2004
ASTM D1149:2007
ASTM D1171:2007
MS ISO 1431-2:2008
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 16]
JIS K 6259:1993
DIN 53509-1964 Sheet 1
AS 1683.24-2001
AS 1683.25:2001

12

Resilience

Rebound resilience
Rebound resilience

 

BS 903:Pt. A8:1990
ISO 4662:2009
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 11]
MS 1157:Pt.27:1993

13

Ply Adhesion

Rubber-to-metal
Ply Adhesion

 



Rubber-to-flexible substrate

 

ISO 813:2010
BS 903:Pt. A21:Sec.21.1:1997
[Method B]
ASTM D429-2008
[Method B]
DIN 53531:Pt 1-1990
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 8.3]
MS ISO 813:1999
AS 1683.14.1:2001
JIS K 6256.2:2006

ASTM D413.98:2007
[Machine Method Type A]
JIS K6301-1995 [Clause 7.0]
BS ISO 36:2011
ISO 36:2011
JIS K6256.1:2006

14

Set

Compression set
Compression set







Tension set
Tension set

 

ISO 815.1:2008
BS ISO 815.1:2008
BS ISO 815.2:2008
ASTM D395.03:2008 [Method B]
AS 1683.13:1992
JIS K6301-1995
[Clause 10; Method B]
MS ISO 815.1:2009
MS ISO 815.2:2009
DIN 53517-1987

ISO 2285:2007
BS ISO 2285:2007
AS 1683.9-1992
ASTM D412:2006 [Clause 11.2]
DIN 53518-1979
MS ISO 2285:2007

15

Shear Modulus

Shear Modulus Shear Modulus

BS ISO 1827:2011
ISO 1827:2011
ASTM D4014-2003
(2007)
MS ISO1827:2008

16

Brittleness

Temperature
Brittleness

ASTM D746:2007
ASTM D2137:2005
ISO 812:2011
BS ISO 812:2011
JIS K6261:2006
JIS K6301-1995 [Clause 14]

17

Stiffness

Compression
Stiffness Compression








Shear
Shear stiffness

 

BS 5400:Section 9.2 (1983)
[Clause 7.2(b)(2)(ii)]
MS 671:Part 1:(1991)
[Appendix B2]
AS 1523 (1981) [Appendix A2]
PLUS 2100 (1988)
[Clauses 12 to 17]
JKR Section 13 - 1991
ASTM D4014:2003(2007)
AASHTO:Section 25 (1983)

BS 5400:Section 9.2 (1983)
[Appendix A.3]
MS 671:Part 1:(2002)
[Appendix B3]
AS 1523-1981
[Appendix A3]
PLUS 2100 (1988)
[Clauses 18 to 21]
JKR Section 13-1991

18

Stress-Relaxation

Compression stress relaxation
Compression stress relaxation

 

BS 903:Pt. A42:1999
[Method A]
BS ISO 3384:1999
[Method B]
MS ISO 5384:2002
ASTM D575-91 (2001)

19

Tear

Crescent tear
Angle tear
Trouser tear
Trouser tear

Delft tear

Crescent tear
Angle tear





Analysis of multiple-peaks (e.g. tear test)

 

ISO 34-1:2010
BS 903:Pt. A3:1995
AS 1683.12:2001
DIN 53507-1983
JIS K6252:2007

ISO 34-2:2011

BS ISO 34.2:2011
ASTM D624-00
JIS K 6301-1995 [Section 9]
DIN 53515-1990
MS 1157:Part 6:1994
MS ISO 34-2:2010

ISO:6133:1998
AS/NS 3889:1993

20

Tensile Properties


Tensile strength Tensile strength
Tensile strength
Elongation at break
Stress at given strain

Relaxed modulus

 

MS ISO 37:2009
BS ISO 37:2011
ISO 37:2011
ASTM D412-2006 [Method A]
JIS K 6301-1995 [Clause 3]
DIN 53504-1985
AS 1683.11-2001





LGM in house TEM 6:2002

21
Compression Stress Strain Properties

BS 903:Part A4:2008
JIS K6301-1995[Clause 17]
JIS K6380-1976[Clause 5.7]
ISO 7743:2008

22
Low Temperature Resistance Test
(Range 0°C to -80°C)


Low Temperature Resistance Test

MMC Test Method
ES-X60053 ES-X71017 ES-X60080
ES-X60036 ES-X60023 ES-X60031
ES-X60030 ES-X60026 ES-X60014
ES-X60160 ES-X60528 ES-X60629
ES-X60607 ES-X60606 ES-X60602
ES-X60662
ES-X60073
ES-X83224
DMM Test Method
DTSM 1707G
DTSM 1700
DTSM 3750G
DTSM 55019G
DTSM 5500G
JIS B 2401

23Low Stretch Stress Test JIS K6301:1995


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