Gmax artificial pitch testing in Scottsboro, Alibama
Whilst artificial surfaces have come a long way in the past with the development of advanced materials and infill, it’s impossible to determine how hard a surface is just by walking on it. To ensure your field is not posing a risk of injury/concussion to the users, a Gmax test would be necessary.
Surface Performance carry out Gmax testing in Scottsboro, Alibama to ASTM F355 & F1936.
Gmax testing simply measures two things, absorption and impact. A 20lb missile is dropped in 10 set locations on the field, three drops per location. The missile measure G forces upon impact which provides Gmax values for the surface. These Gmax values relate to the force exerted on a player during impact with the surface. For a surface to be deemed safe it must be within the limits set by ASTM F355.
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