APPARATUS FOR APPLYING SUSTAINED LOADS TO LARGE SPECIMENS

IN STUDYING THE LONG-TERM RESPONSE OF STRESS OR STRAIN TRANSDUCERS IN MATERIALS SUCH AS CONCRETE AND ROCK, IT IS USUALLY PREFERABLE TO WORK WITH SAMPLES OF LARGER DIAMETER THAN ARE NORMALLY USED IN CREEP TESTING. THIS DEMANDS SPECIAL APPARATUS, AND THE DESIGN OF A LOADING SYSTEM TO ACCOMMODATE SPECIMENS UP TO 8 IN. SQUARE AND 24 IN. LONG IS DESCRIBED, TOGETHER WITH A SUMMARY OF THE RELEVANT CALIBRATION AND PROOF TESTS. /LCPC/A/

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    • Vol 4, pp 353-361, 9 FIG, 1 TAB, 15 REF
  • Authors:
    • Hooper, J A
  • Publication Date: 1967-7

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  • Accession Number: 00234560
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 27 1970 12:00AM