Accession Number:

ADA088657

Title:

Birefringent Coating Technique, Photoelastic Stress Analysis

Descriptive Note:

Rept. on test operations procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-08-28

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This report describes the birefringent coating technique of photoelastic evaluation of surface stress. Included are test equipment and instrumentation, calibration tests, static and dynamic loading, and photographic requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE