Figure 7-61.Free-bend test
Figure 7-62.Guided-bend test jig.
1/16 inch from each edge of the weld metal, as shown
the test specimen until each leg forms an angle of 30
in figure 7-61, view B. Measure the distance, in inches,
degrees to the original centerline.
between the lines to the nearest 0.01 inch and let the
With the scribed lines on the outside and the piece
resulting measurement equal (x). Then bend the ends of
placed so all the bending occurs in the weld, bend the