Vehicle Roof Strength Test Procedure

Standard:
Revised:
  • 2002-01-17
 
Publisher:
  • SAE International
Pages:
4
Scope:

This SAE Recommended Practice establishes a uniform laboratory test method to evaluate the strength characteristics of roof systems. The test procedure is intended to provide reliable and repeatable results and to permit numerical comparisons. A test is conducted in which the vehicle roof system is loaded under controlled laboratory conditions. Structural strength measurements are obtained under load application angles chosen to concentrate forces on the forward portions of the roof panel and roof supporting structure.

History:
Standard Published Revision Status
J374_201503 2015-03-13 Latest Stabilized
2009-05-22 Historical Reaffirmed
2002-01-17 Historical Revised
1997-10-01 Historical Revised
1991-05-01 Historical Revised
1974-02-01 Historical Revised
1968-12-01 Historical Issued
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