Accession Number : ADA195755

Title :   Design and Fabrication of an Elastomer Test Machine.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY COLL OF NORTH WALES BANGOR SCHOOL OF ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING SCIEN CE

Personal Author(s) : Das-Gupta, D K ; Roberts, C D

PDF Url : ADA195755

Report Date : May 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : An Elastomer Test machine has been designed and constructed as a unique test bed for elastomer compounds which are used on road vehicles and caterpillar tracks. The machine simulates complex wearing actions upon the elastomers. The final report describes the machine, states its specifications and given an account of interfacing of this machine to a macrocomputer and its use in testing various elastomer compounds, thus effectively testing the machine itself. Keywords: Presses(Machinery). (jes)

Descriptors :   *ELASTOMERS, *TEST EQUIPMENT, GROUND VEHICLES, MACHINES, ROADS, TEST BEDS, WEAR RESISTANCE

Subject Categories : Elastomers and Rubber
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE