STRESS HISTORIES OF BRIDGE MEMBERS FROM SCRATCH GAGE RECORDS

THE USE OF SCRATCH GAGES IS DESCRIBED FOR OBTAINING STRAIN HISTORIES OF BRIDGE MEMBERS. BASIC COMPONENTS OF THE GAGE ARE DESIGNATED AND ITS OPERATION IS DESCRIBED IN GENERAL TERMS. STRESS HISTORIES, DEDUCED FROM STRAIN RECORDS, FOR VARIOUS MEMBERS OF THREE BRIDGES OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THE GAGES ARE PRESENTED. A PROCEDURE FOR USE IN RELICATING SECTIONS OF DETERIORATED MEMBERS IS DESCRIBED. /AUTHOR/

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  • Accession Number: 00209685
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 11 1972 12:00AM