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Different methods were applied so far in order to determine subcritical crack growth for silica. Mostly, fracture mechanics standard tests with macro cracks were used for this purpose. In this report, we evaluated the subcritical crack growth curves from lifetime tests on silica bending specimens. The survivors were then tested under increased stress. Crack growth rates down to v=10$^{-12}$m/s were reached in this way. In the plot of v=f(K/K$_{Ic}$) slight material differences could be eliminated and suitable agreement with macro-crack results by Wiederhorn and Bolz [1] on DCB-specimens and Michalske et al. [2] on DCDC-specimens could be stated.