Accession Number : ADA133027

Title :   A Torsion Testing Machine for Measurement of Shear Strength of Foam.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Baldwin,N J

PDF Url : ADA133027

Report Date : Dec 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : A torsion machine has been development to measure shear strength and shear modules of foam. The machine is compact, portable, easy to use and is an essential link in quality assurance of foam core material for the Australian Minehunter Catamaran. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Foam, *Shear strength, *Torsion meters, Shear properties, Quality assurance, Test equipment, Sandwich panels, Blast loads, Torque, Minesweepers

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE