## Standard tests

### Fluting Tests

Test & Units | Purpose of Test | Test Method |
---|---|---|

Basis Weight (lb/1000 sq ft) | To determine the weight per unit area | TAPPI T-410 and continuous on machine measurement |

Moisture Test (%) | To determine the moisture content and variability | TAPPI T-412 and continuous on machine measurement |

Flat Crush, CMT (LB-F) | To determine the crushing resistance of lab-fluted strip | TAPPI T-809 |

Caliper (Mil, 1/100 inch) | To measure the thickness of a single sheet | TAPPI T-411 |

Water Absorption Float Curl (second) | To determine the time required to saturate a sample | TAPPI T-832 |

### Linerboard Tests

Test & Units | Purpose of Test | Test Method |
---|---|---|

Basis Weight (lb/1000 sq ft) | To determine the weight per unit area | TAPPI T-410 and continuous on machine measurement |

Moisture Test (%) | To determine the moisture content and variability | TAPPI T-412 and continuous on machine measurement |

Flat Crush, CMT (LB-F) | To determine the crushing resistance of lab-fluted strip | TAPPI T-809 |

Caliper (Mil, 1/100 inch) | To measure the thickness of a single sheet | TAPPI T-411 |

Water Absorption Float Curl (second) | To determine the time required to saturate a sample | TAPPI T-832 |