cross-ply


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cross-ply

adj
(Automotive Engineering) (of a motor tyre) having the fabric cords in the outer casing running diagonally to stiffen the sidewalls. Compare radial-ply
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Adj.1.cross-ply - of or relating to an older kind of automobile tire that had a flexible tread and relatively stiff sidewalls
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cross-ply

[ˈkrɒsplaɪ] ADJ (Aut) [tyre] → a carcasa diagonal
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[13] used discrete element method to model the interlaminar stress distributions as well as progressive damage propagation in cross-ply laminates under thermal and mechanical loadings, and performed a series of tests of both mechanical and thermal properties of the 0[degrees] plies to validate the method.
Subsequently, the total stress field (crack-free plus perturbation) was recovered for cross-ply [(0/[90.sub.m]).sub.s] laminates.
[13] developed a probabilistic model to predict transverse matrix crack in cross-ply panel and compared it to experimental results.
In addition, the difference of the vibration fatigue phenomena of the two specimens with different ply sequences under the same load condition was compared by carrying out the vibration test with cross-ply and unidirectional ply specimens with the same risk point.
Thermal buckling analysis of cross-ply laminated hybrid composite plates with a hole subjected to a uniform temperature rise was investigated by Avci et al.
21, 1964, turning out bias tires, which is a cross-ply construction.
'R' refers to the construction type, which will generally be radial for road tyres in the UAE, though you may come across cross-ply tyres in other countries.
Tahani, "Analysis of interlaminar stresses in general cross-ply laminates with distributed piezoelectric actuators," Composite Structures, vol.
We older drivers learnt to control cars on slippery surfaces then, when most cars were rear wheel drive and on cross-ply tyres.
Moreover, the reduced internal heat build--up results in better durability compared to usual cross-ply tires.