Accession Number : ADA151802
Title : A Strain Gauge Manual.
Descriptive Note : Structures technical memo.,
Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)
Personal Author(s) : Gee,S W ; Conder,L
Report Date : Apr 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 238
Abstract : The electrical resistance strain gauge is a very reliable sensor, much used in structural and mechanical testing. This document has been prepared to assist the inexperienced technician in selecting and using these gauges. General recommendations are made regarding gauge types, adhesives, proffing materials and gauge techniques for a variety of environmental conditions. Originator supplied keywords include: Strain gages, Strain measurement, Tensiometers, Load cells, Pressure gages, Manuals.
Descriptors : *DETECTORS , *STRAIN GAGES , MEASUREMENT , STRAIN(MECHANICS) , PRESSURE GAGES , ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE , AUSTRALIA , ADHESIVES , MANUALS , TENSIOMETERS , LOAD CELLS
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE