Accession Number:

AD0274731

Title:

INVESTIGATION OF STRESS DISTRIBUTION AND STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS OF LOAD MAGNIFICATION ANVILS FOR ULTRA HIGH PRESSURE APPARATUS

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BAROGENICS INC NEW YORK

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Report Date:

1962-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

This report includes New York U. Coll. of Engineering, N. Y. PHOTOELASTIC INVESTIGATION OF A TETRAHEDRAL PRESS WITH MODIFIED GASKETING, by Gerald Gurtman and Herbert Becker. Mar 62 Technical rept. no. SM 62-2 Subcontract to Engineering Supervision Co., New York, Contract AF 196047438A tetrahedral press was investigated for the effect of corner starvation of the extended gasket. The results reveal the peak value of Taumax to occur slightly below the anvil face at the corner. A similar result was obtained upon reexamination of the model in the previous anvil stu y, although Taumax was found to e lower in that case than in the present study. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE