Accession Number : AD0876179

Title :   Strain Measurement - Instrumental.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on materiel test procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 03 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The Background Document provides general testing information relative to the measurement of strains in weapons materials. It includes the measurement of short-term dynamic strains encountered during weapon firing and vehicle tests. Basic techniques are described for obtaining strain test data by the use of electronic methods. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WEAPONS, TEST METHODS), STRAIN(MECHANICS), FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), TRACKED VEHICLES, STRAIN GAGES, CALIBRATION.

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE