Accession Number : ADA310751
Title : Steel Strapping Joint Strength Evaluation.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL
Personal Author(s) : Hartman, Quinn D.
PDF Url : ADA310751
Report Date : MAY 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 108
Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DEV), was tasked by USADACS, Transportation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DET), conduct a study to assess the maximum strengths of 1-1/4- and 2-inch steel strapping sealed with crimping sealers and notching sealers. The configurations tested included the following for both sizes of strapping: (a) One strapping seal per strap with one crimp per seal. (b) One strapping seal per strap with two crimps per seal. (c) Two strapping seals per strap with two crimps per seal. (d) One strapping seal per strap with one notch per seal. (e) One strapping seal per strap with two notches per seal. (f) Two strapping seals per strap with two notches per seal.
Descriptors : *STRENGTH(MECHANICS), *STEEL, *JOINTS, *ORDNANCE STEEL, TEST AND EVALUATION, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, AMMUNITION, ARMY.
Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys
Adhesives, Seals and Binders
Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE