Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Ball Punch Impact Test

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1027

n Measure of the resistance of a coating to impact or shock. A ball punch is used for this test. (Paint and coating testing manual (Gardner-Sward Handbook) (1995) MNL 17, 14th edn. ASTM, Conshohocken).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA