Accession Number : ADA307465

Title :   How Plastics React Under Rapid Loading.

Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s) : Rugger, G. R. ; McAbee, E. ; Chmura, M.

PDF Url : ADA307465

Report Date : 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : High loading rate data are determined by the actual performance of tests in the 5-15 milliseconds to fracture range giving a comparison of mechanical characteristics of high and low rate values on cellulose acetate, cellulose nitrate, nylon, polystyrene, polyethylene and other materials.

Descriptors :   *PLASTICS, LOAD DISTRIBUTION, TENSILE STRENGTH, COMPARISON, NYLON, POLYSTYRENE, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), IMPACT STRENGTH, YIELD STRENGTH, FAILURE(MECHANICS), HARDNESS, ELONGATION, NITROCELLULOSE, POLYETHYLENE, CELLULOSE ACETATES.

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE