MEASURING CONCRETE STRESS

CHANGES OF STRESS IN PRESTRESSED CONCRETE STRUCTURES CAN REPORTEDLY BE DETERMINED WITH A NEW COMPACT AND EMBEDDABLE DEVICE. STRESS FORCES APPLIED TO OPPOSITE SIDES OF A CELL CAUSE A DEFLECTION OF AN INTERNAL MEMBER THAT IS PROPORTIONAL TO THE STRESS, AND CAN BE MEASURED WITH AN ATTACHED STRAIN GAGE.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Union Carbide Corporation

    Nuclear Division
    Oak Ridge, TN  USA  37830
  • Publication Date: 1973-2-26

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 124
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 24
    • Issue Number: 21

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00214244
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Washington Science Trends
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM