Accession Number : AD0735536

Title :   Experimental Verification of the Rule of Moisture Moment.

Descriptive Note : Research paper,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF BUILDING RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Harmathy,T. Z. ; Lie,T. T.

Report Date : 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : According to the rule of moisture moment, the gain in fire endurance due to moisture is proportional to the moment of moisture about the exposed surface of the test specimen. The experimental results presented here confirmed this suggestion. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, FLAMMABILITY), (*FLAMMABILITY, MOISTURE), CANADA, FIRE SAFETY

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE