1.1 These test methods cover determination of the flexural bond strength of unreinforced masonry assemblages. Two procedures are provided:
1.1.1 Test Method A -Simply supported beam with third-point loading.
1.1.2 Test Method B -Simply supported beam with uniform loading.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.