shear strength


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shear strength

The resistance of a material to force applied perpendicular to the plane of the material.
See also: strength
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To assess adhesive performance under dimensional stresses induced by the wood as a result of environmental conditions, bonded hard maple lap shears were treated using ANSI/HPVA Type II water resistance conditions and the subsequent tensile shear strength was evaluated.
Rock mechanics Studies of Safa Dam site were conducted to find the shear strength parameters of rock masses which underlying the foundation of this dam and related structures.
Shear strength values for the girders obtained from finite element analyses using LUSAS, [V.
R] is an important parameter for evaluation of the increase in shear strength due to the presence of roots.
To estimate joint strength, the shear strength of bimetallic specimens was determined by a special device.
The parameters of horizontal bedding including tensile strength, compressive strength, rock mass integrity and dynamic elastic modulus were greater than those of vertical bedding, while shear strength and weathering coefficient of vertical bedding were greater than those of the horizontal bedding.
Figure 3 shows the results obtained shear strength of samples treated with the same glue (PU and PVAc).
The Table 3 shows the shear strength variation for different proportions of silica to clay mixtures.
2001) reported that there was a negative correlation between shear strength and plant in vitro digestibility, which supports the results of our study.
Figure 3 shows the resultant diagram for a pharmaceutical intermediate; all aspects for flow are good except the shear strength and outlet size.
The reinforcement restrained bismuth segregation, enhanced its shear strength and improved mechanical and thermal properties to close those of SnPb37.