Accession Number:

ADA310751

Title:

Steel Strapping Joint Strength Evaluation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School USADACS, Validation Engineering Division SMCAC-DEV, was tasked by USADACS, Transportation Engineering Division SMCAC-DET, conduct a study to assess the maximum strengths of 1-14- and 2-inch steel strapping sealed with crimping sealers and notching sealers. The configurations tested included the following for both sizes of strapping a One strapping seal per strap with one crimp per seal. b One strapping seal per strap with two crimps per seal. c Two strapping seals per strap with two crimps per seal. d One strapping seal per strap with one notch per seal. e One strapping seal per strap with two notches per seal. f Two strapping seals per strap with two notches per seal.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Adhesives, Seals and Binders
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE