yield strength

an amount of deforming stress just above the elastic limit, when a substance begins to be permanently changed in shape.

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  • Yield strength — Yield strength. См. Предел текучести. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • yield strength — noun : the stress at which a piece under strain is deformed some definite amount (as 0.1 or 0.2 percent) * * * Physics. the stress necessary to produce a given inelastic strain in a material. [1930 35] * * * yield strength noun In materials which …   Useful english dictionary

  • yield strength — The load on a material that causes the initial indication of permanent distortion. It is the stress point at which a material exhibits a specified deviation from the proportionality of the stress and strain. See yield point …   Aviation dictionary

  • yield strength — noun Physics (in materials without a well defined yield point) the stress at which a specific amount of plastic deformation is produced …   English new terms dictionary

  • yield strength — Physics. the stress necessary to produce a given inelastic strain in a material. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • yield strength — the stress at which general plastic elongation of the test piece takes place. This point is well defined in hardened and tempered or annealed structures but can be ill defined in as drawn structures …   Mechanics glossary

  • yield strength — stress at which a material exhibits a specific deviation (usually 0.2%) from the standard proportion between stress and strain (Mechanics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • yield strength — Stress in psi at which a specimen assumes a specified limited permanent set …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Specified Minimum Yield Strength — (SMYS) means the specified minimum yield strength for steel pipe manufactured in accordance with a listed specification. This is a common term used in the oil and gas industry for steel pipe used under the jurisdiction of the United States… …   Wikipedia

  • actual yield strength — Смотри физический предел текучести …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

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