The bending test
determines the
modulus of elasticity
of the steel.

The bending test

During the bending test, a rectangular normalised steel sample is bent. A three-point bending test is conducted here. The sample is supported at the ends and bent in the middle with a radius punch. After the test, an examination is carried out to determine whether crack formation has occurred in the bending radius of the material.


The bending test results provide information for applications in the following sectors:

Construction industry

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