Accession Number : AD0422280

Title :   BUCKLING AND ULTIMATE STRENGTH OF PLATING LOADED IN EDGE COMPRESSION UNSTIFFENED PANELS.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. no. 2,

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Conley,William F. ; Becker,Louis A. ; Allnutt,Ralph B.

Report Date : MAY 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The buckling and ultimate compressive strengths were determined for various types of steel and aluminum plates. Each plate was simply supported and loaded in edge compression. Ultimate strengths were different from those expected, using present design procedures and, as a result, a design change is recommended. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METAL PLATES, BUCKLING), (*STEEL, METAL PLATES), (*ALUMINUM, METAL PLATES), STRESSES, DEFORMATION, TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST METHODS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE