A load duration theory for glass design

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TypeTechnical Report
Subjectglasses (materials); breaking tests; stress corrosion; probability theory; stresses; duration; Windows
AbstractStress corrosion rate theory, probability theory and stress distribution theory were combined and used to correlate failure test results for large plates of soda-lime glass from different manufacturers. Examples demonstrate the design implications of the theory.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteReprinted from Proceedings: annual meeting of the International Commission on Glass, held in Toronto, Sept. 1969, p. 75-78
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number12354
NPARC number20374822
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Record identifier7abf271a-bdb7-466f-83da-2063622bb9e0
Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2016-10-03
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