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Synonyms for tensile

capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

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The tensile strength at break for Riteflex 425 blends is around 18.
In order to make TEA independent from paper grammage, tensile energy absorption index (TEAI) was introduced.
The results indicate that the material strength decreases significantly under the interaction of shear and tensile, especially for the bias angles from 0[degrees] to 15[degrees] or 90[degrees] to 75[degrees].
To study the effect of sustained elevated temperature ranging 100[degrees]c to 300[degrees]c for the exposure period of 2, 4, 6 hrs for M20, M25 and M30 grade concrete with and without steel and polypropylene fiber with reference to tensile strength.
An elevated temperature tensile test is carried out to assess the strength of material intended for high temperature applications.
They reported that, in the case of plain concrete mix with 2% fibre content and aspect ratio of 60, higher splitting tensile strength was obtained.
Tensile strength is one of the important utilization properties of solid materials.
Nissan Motor Company (NASDAQ: NSANY)(TYO: 7201), a Japan-based automaker, is expanding the use of advanced high tensile steel, including the use of 1.
The lowest tensile strength in the samples glued with PU glue had a fir, then oak and the greatest strength of had thermally modified beech and beech.
Fiber-reinforced polymer composite tensile stiffness and strength depend on the mechanical properties of the reinforcing fibers and the matrix, fiber volume fraction, fiber orientation and dispersion form in the matrix, fiber aspect ratio, and fiber--matrix interfacial shear bonding strength.
In concrete, the tensile strength of concrete is normally evaluated by this test, where a cylindrical specimen is compressed in the diametral direction, and macro-scale tensile failure is observed.
The mechanical properties of bamboo fiber- reinforced polypropylene composites are compared with commercially available wood pulp board and it is reported that bamboo fiber composites are lighter, water-resistant, cheaper and has more tensile strength than wood pulp composites (Xiaoya Chen et al.
The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai (AUD) hosted recently the 2nd International Symposium on Architectural Membranes (ISAM 2009), in collaboration with Verseidag Indutex GmbH -- Germany, the worldwide manufacturer of quality textile architecture and tensile fabrics.
The school of engineering at the American University in Dubai (AUD), a pioneer in private higher education, recently hosted a conference on technical properties of tensile structures, designs and echo-friendly architecture fabrics.
New analysis shows that higher tensile and strength properties can be accomplished through the proper blend of aggregates and additives.