ultimate strength


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ultimate strength

n
(General Engineering) the maximum tensile stress that a material can withstand before rupture
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The percentage of increase in ultimate strength is more significant for beams having lower steel ratio than for those having higher steel ratio.
Maximum ultimate strength value of alloy JS26NK, equal to 1200-1253 MPa at 20 [degrees]C, corresponded to direction <111>, whereby relative elongation of the metal constituted about 10 %.
The ultimate strength of a platform may be assessed using inelastic, static pushover analysis.
* Ultimate Strength--after a heat seal has cooled to ambient temperature and achieved strength stability, it undergoes the same procedure as in the hot tack test (above) until the end of the sealing cycle; next, instead of being peeled apart, the seal is cooled via automatic cooling; the cooled seal is then peeled apart, and a plot of the ultimate strength seal profile is generated.
The building's owner and leasing agent, however, spoke of a belief in the ultimate strength of the New York market and in the building's location.
The shapes of the hysteresis curves for the composite joints varied from a shuttle shape to an arc shape or a reversed S shape, except for CBJ2, when the ultimate strength was reached.
According to the analysis of testing dates, the ultimate strength and strain of two samples are close.
The present NSCP was written in an "ultimate strength basis." This means structures following the code should be able to withstand earthquakes with magnitudes 8 to 9 on the Richter scale, according to engineer Cesar Pabalan, National Director of Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers and former ASEP president.
To provide ultimate strength and durability, a robust base frame has been designed with a 110% capacity bund and a drop in fuel tank.
Lindell said his wife and young children have been a positive driving force and ultimate strength that keeps him going.