DIN Standards Committee Welding and allied processes
Destructive tests on welds in metallic materials - Bend tests (ISO/DIS 5173:2021); German and English version prEN ISO 5173:2021
This document specifies a method for making transverse root, face and side bend tests on test specimens taken from butt welds, butt welds with cladding (subdivided into welds in clad plates and clad welds) and cladding without butt welds, in order to assess ductility and/or absence of imperfections on or near the surface of the test specimen. It also gives the dimensions of the test specimen.
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DIN EN ISO 5173