SEMI STATIC LOADING OF BABOON TORSOS

THE STATIC REACTION OF THE TORSO OF A BABOON IS STUDIED WITH THE AID OF A LOADING MECHANISM, WHICH TRANSMITS THE LOAD THROUGH THE SAFETY BELT TO THE TORSO. THE LOAD AND THE DEFLECTIONS ARE DEMONSTRATED AND THE REACTION OF THE TORSO IS STUDIED. TESTS WERE CARRIED OUT WITH LIVING AND DEAD BABOONS. RESULTS ARE DISCUSSED IN RELATION TO THE REACTIONS AND ARE COMPARED TO THE REACTIONS OF HUMAN TORSOS. THE ENERGY ABSORBED IS CALCULATED. FOR THE COVERING ABSTRACT OF THE CONFERENCE SEE IRRD NO 307340.

  • Authors:
    • COTTE, J P
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01300692
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 7:57AM