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Experimental tension structures.

Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). School of Architecture

Experimental tension structures.

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Published in St. Louis .
Written in English

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    Statement[Editors: R. L. Medlin, M. Rubenstein. Text: J. Boock and others
    ContributionsMedlin, Richard Larry, Rubenstein, M, Boock, J
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p.
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14625554M

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book 4 - Testing of Materials in Tension Object: The object of this experiment is to measure the tensile properties of two polymeric materials, steel and aluminum at a constant strain rate on the Tension testing machine.

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Structures/Materials Section CIVL --Civil Engineering Measurements Page 3 Figure 1. Bar in tension. L P x P P a a P a a d cross-sectional area A of the bar.

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Thinking back at human-kind's first man-made structures (outside the cave), we think of Laugier's Primitive Hut (structures mainly in compression) and, even earlier, tent-like structures — fabric (e.g., animal hide) pulled tight (tension) around a timber or bone frame.

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