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Bursting Strength Testing

This test, also known as a Mullen Burst Test, is one of the most common material properties test required by carriers and governments. Bursting Strength testing basically measures the force required to puncture through a corrugated board. This strength comes from various factors, including thickness of the paper liner layers, narrowness of the flutes, and layers of glue holding everything together. 

Corrugated boards that rate higher in a Bursting Strength test means that they offer a higher level of protection to your product.


Equipment used for Bursting Strength Testing:

Mullen Burst Tester:
Model A

Maximum Pressure: 1,000psi