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Synonyms for tensile

capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

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Concrete is good in compression but week in tension, high temperatures induces high temperature gradients, which intern induces high tensile stresses.
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 1.2 gigapascal Ultra High Tensile Strength Steel with High Formability, in production models from 2017.
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.
Although the generalized theory of AE was published (Ohtsu and Ono, 1984), AE source for a tensile crack is still mistakenly modeled by a single dipole force.
The developed composites were then tested for their tensile Properties.
The second International Symposium on Architectural Membranes (Isam 2009) was organised in collaboration with Germany-based Verseidag Indutex, a leading manufacturer of quality textile architecture and tensile fabrics.
Tensile testing normally is done at room temperature, although some instruments have enclosures so that temperature and humidity can be varied.
The steel is produced in two strength grades--Docol Roll 800 with a minimum tensile strength of 800 N/[mm.sup.2] and Docol Roll 1000 with a minimum tensile strength of 1,000 N/[mm.sup.2].
Its tensile modulus is 195,750 psi, tensile yield strength is 4350 psi, and elongation at yield is 8%.
CRP's Windform laser sintering process family currently comprises Windform GF, Windform PRO and Windform PRO B whose identifying characteristics are the stiffness and the Ultimate Tensile Strength (UTS).
Direct tensile tests were applied to measure those properties in tension.