Accession Number:

AD0646609

Title:

ON THE USE OF THE RING TEST FOR DETERMINING RATE SENSITIVE MATERIAL CONSTANTS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CATHOLIC UNIV OF AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

An explosive ring test is reappraised in light of recently developed material behavior models and analytical predictive techniques. It is demonstrated in complete detail how this test may be utilized to determine the uniaxial flow laws of rate sensitive perfectly plastic and strain hardening materials. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE