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breaking strength

The point at which an amount of applied force breaks a material. Also called tensile strength.
See also: strength
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Figure 4 shows the resin tube breaking strength when both the rotations (rpm) and the friction time (sec) are varied (condition C).
Table 1: Effect of topical sodium fusidate, mupirocin, and papain-urea on breaking strength of incision wound in diabetic rats Group Drug Breaking strength (g) Mean [+ or -] SEM 1 Paraffin (nondiabetic control) 280.
The strong correlation coefficients obtained between thickness of total and palisade layers, as eggshell ultrastructure traits, and breaking strength (0.
Generally, the mechanical properties of PAN fiber are highly dependent on its crystallinity and orientation of the crystalline molecular segments according to the classical two-phase model [21], while the molecular uniformity also contributes significantly to its breaking strength under the influence of stress concentration [22].
Method #2: Yale Cordage does not list the elongation of their ropes in percentages of the breaking strength as New England Rope does, so the equation above will not work.
External egg quality parameters were egg weight, shape index, specific gravity, shell breaking strength and shell thickness while internal parameters were albumen height, albumen index, Haugh Unit score, yolk index, yolk height and yolk color.
Analysis of marginal accuracy and breaking strength disclosed a statistically significant difference for tooth preparation design (P<.
Practically indestructible, the cable reel can accommodate two workers of more than 300 pounds and has a breaking strength of 14,000 pounds.
Medcare Disposable Slings have a breaking strength of 1,650 lbs, are 100% breathable, and may be left under a resident.
Prior to 1993, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations required the aggregate breaking strength of all tie-downs to equal 1.
2] and a pull-off breaking strength of 90 to 100 kgf/[cm.
T 231 cm-96 "Zero-span breaking strength of pulp (dry zero-span tensile)" (February 4, 2005)