The report presents interpretations of the significance of fracture-state criteria and their application in the development of rational fracture-control plans. A 'brief' is evolved for meeting of regulatory and/or contractual requirements, based on scientific and technologically appropriate procedures. It is emphasized that the emerging issues of the 1970's center on technological application of fracture-control principles, in the total context of engineering realities and normal business relationships.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Special summary and interpretive report.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Research Laboratory

    Stennis Space Center, MS  United States  39529-5004
  • Authors:
    • Pellini, W S
  • Publication Date: 1972-5-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 99 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00035616
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NRL-7406
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1974 12:00AM