Journal Published Online: 01 November 1979
Volume 7, Issue 6

A Rapid Test for the Assessment of Steel Sheet and Tinplate Properties



The “RAPID-n” test is capable of measuring accurately the yield and ultimate strengths, elongation, strain-hardening exponent, and strain ratio of steel sheet, tinplate, and other sheet materials in less than 5 min from sample reception. Five units are now in service.

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Ludwigson, DC
Research Laboratory, United States Steel Corporation, Monroeville, Pa.
Pages: 9
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ISSN: 0090-3973
DOI: 10.1520/JTE11505J