FATIGUE IN WELDED HIGH-STRENGTH STEEL STRUCTURES--A SURVEY

A brief survey of the phenomenon of fatigue is given, especially with regard to welds. The importance of the individual welder's skill is underscored. Crack propagation is explained and the connection of the "s-n" curve to results of crack propagation is shown. The new philosophy concerning fatigue as applied in the new Swedish structural welding code is mentioned. Methods for increasing the resistance to fatigue in weldments are described. Order from NSFI as No. 16607.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Svetstekniska Foereningen, IVA

    Box 5073
    S-10242 Stockholm 5,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Bergqvist, L
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • Swedish

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 49
  • Serial:
    • Svetsen
    • Volume: 37
    • Issue Number: 3
    • Publisher: ska Foereningen, IVA

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194326
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM