This requirement is technically simply met with a flat-bottomed cup having an periphery and one or more partitions rising perpendicularly from preferably the whole of stated periphery. Thus a cup is obtained having a steady sidewall by which the sample is enclosed when a flat stamp is utilized to the highest of the pattern by way of the open side of the cup reverse to the bottom. The continuous sidewall then prevents the pattern from escaping from under the stamp. The sidewall is preferably cylindrical but can be multi-angular and in that case it is ideally rectangular and more preferably sq.. The amplitude of the dynamic drive is normally chosen throughout the identical vary because the static drive however ideally decrease than the static pressure, preferably between 10 and ninety %, extra ideally between 10 and 75% of the static drive. With this instrument the combination of the momentarily imposed force and the corresponding impression is measured and normally recorded for additional evaluation, e.g. through Fourier evaluation.

To avoid instrument harm, the utmost dynamic deformation was limited to 40% of the sample thickness. The invention pertains to a way for determining the suitability of a cloth as infill materials in artificial turf fields. From these results it follows that materials 2, 3, four, 5 and 6 wouldn't have the required dynamic modulus and/or tan δ value and thus solely because of this aren't suitable as infill materials. Further it appears that materials 7 and eight though assembly the requirement for modulus and tan δ, after the check are so compacted that they don't move as the original powder or granules from the sample holder however to a large extent and even fully have been fashioned right into a compact cake. For this reason these supplies, a minimal of in the examined type, do not qualify as appropriate infill material. The quantity of impression depends on the pressure utilized and the visco-elastic properties of the fabric.

The circulate retention is defined right here as the share of the mass of the pattern particles that flows individually from the sample holder after completion of the test program when the pattern holder is tilted over a hundred and eighty ° with respect to the check place. Flow retention of 75% or more has been found representative for a cloth showing acceptable to wonderful longer-term habits. It appeared that the original materials satisfies the requirement for dynamic modulus and tan δ however after the check formed a compacted cake that did not fall out of the pattern holder when this was held the different means up.

Consequently, optimal ranges for each the dynamic modulus and the loss tangent may be outlined to mimic the precise necessities set by the soccer association. Preferably the dynamic pressure is imposed on the sample with a quantity, e.g. a least three, e.g. 8 steps per decade, of frequencies within the outlined frequency vary. Advantageously these frequencies are, evenly on a logarithmic scale, unfold over the range. In this fashion the strategy more accurately displays the habits of the infill material underneath the assorted type of stresses it will experience in practice. E.g., the pressure exerted by a running particular person has a different frequency pattern than a bouncing ball. The variety of steps per decade is chosen so as to locate the frequency range in which the response to the forces is clean and gradually, i.e. with out peaks or upswings due to experimental artifacts.

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The static force was measured at 1 s intervals, and the static impression adapted routinely, until ten consecutive measurements show a steady static drive of 50±1 N. To avoid instrument damage, the maximum static deformation is limited to 60% of the original sample top. Subsequently a sinusoidal dynamic impression was applied so as to superimpose a dynamic force with an amplitude of 25 N (tolerance ±1 N) on the static force. Stress and strain had been measured, and the amplitude of the dynamic impression tailored mechanically, until 10 cycles with a dynamic pressure of 25±1 N have been obtained.

The test methodology according to the invention can be utilized to a sample of a field, containing all the above-mentioned components. Method based on any considered one of claims 1 to 12, additional comprising the step of choosing a cloth having at 1Hz and room temperature as tan δ a worth of between zero.19 and 0.36 and as dynamic modulus Ed a worth between zero.5 MPa and 2.0 MPa and wonderful flow retention. Method according to any one of claims 1 to four, wherein the dynamic drive is chosen within the range from 10 to ninety % of the static drive. Method based on claim 1, wherein as relevant parameters at least the dynamic modulus, the tangent of the part angle and the flow retention are measured. However, these values aren't limiting to the applicability of the measurement method based on this invention however just replicate the selection criteria discovered to match with the current necessities for artificial turf fields. E.g. a stamp plate, exerting the drive, which in reality would scale back the amount of sample subjected to the forces.

The area of the open side of the cup determines the realm of sample tested and is preferably no less than 10 cm2 and more ideally at least 20 cm2. In the tactic according to the invention a sample of the material is subjected to a combination of a static pressure and a dynamic force. The static drive, which is kept constant, imposes a certain impression on the pattern. In current follow the properties of infill materials are decided on check fields specifically laid out for this function and utilizing tools specifically designed for this function. Fields, the properties of which do not comply with the required criteria need to be cleared away, which involves critical efforts and a waste of material.

Static forces, producing static stresses up to about 500 kPa, could also be applied for this function. In general, static forces producing a stress of 10 to eighty kPa have been discovered representative. Preferably static forces inflicting a stress of between 15 and forty kPa are applied since this range is considered to be consultant for the everyday ft strain during strolling and running.

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However, a small clearance between stamp and cup wall is allowable, preferably of less than 10 % of the radius or largest diagonal of the cup, in order to prevent the sample from escaping from underneath the stamp via the opening between the outer edge of the stamp and the wall of the cup. This clearance preferably is smaller than the granule diameter of the sample to be examined. The static drive that imposes a continuing impression is chosen so as to symbolize the imply load exerted by a working person.