Accession Number:

AD0777528

Title:

Fracture Toughness Determination Utilizing the Notched Hollow Round Test Specimen,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND STATE UNIV BLACKSBURG COLL OF ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

Experimental evidence concerning the determination of K sub IC is presented. Tests encompass three types of aluminum and two steels. It is concluded that valid K sub IC data is attained from notched hollow round specimens in tension as long as the ratio of notch stress to yield stress or 1.1. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE