Accession Number : AD0645625

Title :   ON THE NULLIFICATION OF STRESS CONCENTRATION FACTORS BY STRESS EQUALIZATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIALS RESEARCH AGENCY WATERTOWN MASS

Personal Author(s) : Baratta,Francis I. ; Bluhm,Joseph I.

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : A novel technique is presented for reducing the effective stress concentration factor in a typical tongue-and-groove compression joint employing dissimilar materials. Formulation and experimental verification for this technique are included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*JOINTS, *STRESSES), (*LOAD DISTRIBUTION, JOINTS), MECHANICS, PHOTOELASTICITY

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE