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dc.contributor.authorHorsburgh, E. M.en
dc.date.accessioned2018-05-22T12:42:44Z
dc.date.available2018-05-22T12:42:44Z
dc.date.issued1918
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1842/30284
dc.description.abstracten
dc.description.abstractHistorical and Introductory Sketch: Invention and Development of Wire Ropesen
dc.description.abstractRotation and Cross section: Rotation; The circular Wire; The non- circular Wire Section.en
dc.description.abstractStructure of the Strand and Rope: Winding Machines; The Lathe as a Winding Machine; Lay; Angle of helix; Curvature; Length of a wire; The Wire-strand surface.en
dc.description.abstractThe Wire: Testing Machines; An Exteneometry; The Straight steel wire; Wire Tests; Slip Surface; Combined Stresses, Tension and Bending; Combined Stresses, Tension and Torsion.en
dc.description.abstractThe Rope; Forces acting in the rope; Core and strands, strains: Procedure in commercial testing.en
dc.description.abstractThe Rope; Rope Tests; Orthogonal surface of fracture; Ropes to the same specification; Efficiency; Fracture; Some special forms of ropes.en
dc.description.abstractThe Rope in use: Bending and Flexibility; Fatigue and shock; Other Working corditions; A recent problem; Photographs of specimens.en
dc.publisherThe University of Edinburghen
dc.relation.ispartofAnnexe Thesis Digitisation Project 2018 Block 19en
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dc.titleSome researches on the structure, strength and commercial testing of steel ropeen
dc.typeThesis or Dissertationen
dc.type.qualificationlevelDoctoralen
dc.type.qualificationnameDSc Doctor of Scienceen


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