Accession Number : AD0842187

Title :   PLASTIC BEAM DEFLECTION ANALYSIS,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Lieber, G. M.

Report Date : 24 JUN 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The report discusses tests performed to determine the tensile and compressive strains and deflection of a 2024-T3 aluminum beam when loaded beyond the elastic limit of the material. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ALUMINUM ALLOYS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), ALUMINUM ALLOYS), LOADS(FORCES), DUCTILE BRITTLE TRANSITION, BENDING, TENSILE PROPERTIES, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, STRAIN GAGES, STRESSES, STRAIN(MECHANICS).

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE