Accession Number : ADD001543
Title : Theta-Shaped Test Specimen for Composite Materials.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Conway,Joseph C , Jr
Report Date : 22 Oct 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent describes a configuration for a specimen for testing the stress-related properties of materials, the configuration being a ring with a diametral neck. This configuration is especially useful for testing materials taken from or doubly curved samples of wound materials such as fiber-reinforced composites.
Descriptors : *Sampling, *Patents, Composite materials, Configurations, Test methods
Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE