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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a151802.pdf


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