b
transverse bending stress, MPa (psi)
c
compressive stress, MPa (psi)
s
strength, MPa (psi)
t
tensile stress, MPa (psi)
sf
endurance limit, MPa (psi)
0
sf
endurance limit of rotating beam specimen or R R Mooreendurance limit, MPa (psi)
0
sfa
endurance limit for reversed axial loading, MPa (psi)
0
sfb
endurance limit for reversed bending, MPa (psi)
sc
compressive strength, MPa (psi)
su
tensile strength, MPa (psi)
u
ultimate stress, MPa (psi)
uc
ultimate compressive stress, MPa (psi)
ut
ultimate tensile stress, MPt (psi)
b
susu
ultimate strength, MPA (psi)
suc
ultimate compressive strength, MPa (psi)
sut
ultimate tensile strength, MPa (psi)
y
yield stress, MPa (psi)
yc
yield compressive stress, MPa (psi)
yt
yield tensile stress, MPa (psi)
syc
yield compressive strength, MPa (psi)
syt
yield tensile strength, MPa (psi)
torsional (shear) stress, MPa (psi)
s
shear strength, MPa (psi)
u
ultimate shear stress, MPa (psi)
su
ultimate shear strength, MPa (psi)
y
yield shear stress, MPa (psi)
sy
yield shear strength, MPa (psi)
0
sf
torsional endurance limit, MPa (psi)
SUFFIXES
a
axial
b
bending
c
compressive
f
endurance
s
strength properties of material
t
tensile
u
ultimate
y
yield
ABBREVIATIONS
AISI American Iron and Steel InstituteASA American Standards AssociationAMS Aerospace Materials SpeciﬁcationsASM American Society for MetalsASME American Society of Mechanical EngineersASTM American Society for Testing MaterialsBIS Bureau of Indian StandardsBSS British Standard SpeciﬁcationsDIN Deutsches Institut fu ¨r NormungISO International Standards Organization
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CHAPTER ONE
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