ASTM A1061

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ASTM A1061 – Standard Test Methods for Testing Multi-Wire Steel Prestressing Strand


These test methods describe procedures for testing the mechanical properties of multi-wire steel prestressing strand.

These test methods are intended for use in evaluating specific strand properties prescribed in specifications for multi-wire steel prestressing strand, but they do not quantify acceptance criteria specified in the applicable specification for the strand being tested.


multi-wire steel strand; strand-gripping devices; strand properties