Accession Number:

AD0669112

Title:

TOUGHNESS IN PLASTICS BASED ON FRACTURE SURFACE APPEARANCE

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC WASHINGTON United States

Report Date:

1968-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Relationships between fracture toughness and fracture surface appearance in plastic materials were studied and reported on a number of years ago. The report recalls such studies in the light of renewed interest in stretched transparent plastics and shows the relationship which exists between fracture toughness and fracture appearance.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE