Accession Number : AD0716669
Title : Tests on Snow Beams.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : SNOW ICE AND PERMAFROST RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT WILMETTE ILL
Report Date : OCT 1953
Pagination or Media Count : 38
Abstract : The report is concerned with flexural tests on beams of compacted snow. These tests were made in conjunction with a program to evaluate, on a rational basis, the load-carrying capacity of compacted snow sections.
Descriptors : (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), SNOW), (*SNOW, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), FLEXURAL STRENGTH, COMPACTING, DENSITY, GRAIN SIZE, LOADS(FORCES), DEFLECTION, RUPTURE, STATISTICAL DATA
Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
Structural Engineering and Building Technology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE