Accession Number : ADA137934

Title :   Measurement of Velocity and Displacement of a Transvarestraint Testing Machine.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Baldwin,N J ; Dixon,B F

PDF Url : ADA137934

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : A transvarestraint testing machine has been instrumented to determine the accuracy of the existing displacement measuring system and to determine the velocity characteristics under test conditions. Measurements of displacement and velocity were achieved and recommendations for machine and instrumentation improvements have been made. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Cracking(Fracturing), Welds, Displacement, Strain rate, Test methods, Velocity, Australia

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE