TESTING MACHINES IN THE PRECAST CONCRETE INDUSTRY

LES MACHINES D'ESSAIS DANS L'INDUSTRIE DU BETON MANUFACTURE

AFTER RECALLING THEIR BASIC PRINCIPLES, THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THE DESIGN OF HYDRAULIC PUMPING SYSTEMS AND THEIR VARIOUS COMPONENTS. A DETAILED STUDY IS MADE OF EACH TYPE OF MACHINE ADAPTED TO THE DIFFERENT TESTS ON PRECAST PRODUCTS OR SAMPLES. THE CHARACTERISTICS REQUIRED FROM EACH MACHINE ARE DETAILED AND ATTENTION IS DRAWN TO THE MAIN CAUSES OF ERRORS. THE INFLUENCE OF THE ENERGY STORED IS ALSO EXAMINED TOGETHER WITH METHODS OF MEASURING IT. THE LAST CHAPTER DEALS WITH EQUIPMENT CALIBRATION. SPECIAL ATTENTION IS PAID TO THE OPERATION OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF DYNAMOMETER, THEIR USE AND CALIBRATION.

  • Authors:
    • DURAND, M
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 157P
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01294696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 4:42AM