The strength of shell bodies : theory and practice

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The monocoque form of airplane construction has introduced a number of new problems to the stress calculator and the designer. The problems for the stress calculator fall into two groups: the determination of the stress condition (shell statics) and the determination of the failing strength (shell strength). The present report summarizes the most important theoretical and experimental results on this subject.

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Ebner, H September 1, 1937.

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The monocoque form of airplane construction has introduced a number of new problems to the stress calculator and the designer. The problems for the stress calculator fall into two groups: the determination of the stress condition (shell statics) and the determination of the failing strength (shell strength). The present report summarizes the most important theoretical and experimental results on this subject.

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  • : 93R23498
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930094578 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TM-838
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930094578
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc63354

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  • September 1, 1937

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Ebner, H. The strength of shell bodies : theory and practice, report, September 1, 1937; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc63354/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.