The tensile strength of both soft copper and of aluminum wire is about 33,000 pounds per square inch of section.
Did you ever calculate the tensile strength of the material from which you blew the bubble?
In each case the object is to place the bars as nearly as possible where the tensile stresses occur.
So was the gadget that reduced the tensile strength of concrete to about that of a good grade of marshmallow.
The tensile strength of that thread is correctly adjusted to the weight of the model.
Steel rods add to the tensile strength of concrete which alone has a tremendous strength under compression.
Its electrical resistance is half that of iron and its tensile strength is a third greater than the strongest steel.
Considering the marked saving in weight spruce has a greater percentage of tensile strength than any of the other woods.
Mobile and loose, with plenty of room to play, as the particles have, neither wire nor tire loses its tensile strength.
tensile tests, although valuable, do not tell us all about the physical properties of a sample of rubber.