Introduction to the Design and Behavior of Bolted Joints

ISBN-10: 0824792971

ISBN-13: 9780824792978

Edition: 3rd 1995 (Revised)

Authors: John H. Bickford

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List price: $231.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: CRC Press LLC
Publication date: 7/19/1995
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 992
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 3.344
Language: English

Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Basic Concepts
Stress and Strength Considerations
Threads and Their Strength
Stiffness and Strain Considerations
Introduction to Assembly
Torque Control of Bolt Preload
Torque and Turn Control
Stretch Control
Preload Control
Ultrasonic Measurement of Bolt Stretch or Tension
Theoretical Behavior of the Joint Under Tensile Loads
Behavior of the Joint Loaded in Tension: A Closer Look
In-Service Behavior of a Shear Joint
Joint Failure
Fatigue Failure
Gasketed Joints and Leaks
Selecting Preload for an Existing Joint
Design of Joints Loaded in Tension
The Design of Gasketed Joints
The Design of Joints Loaded in Shear
App. A Units and Symbol Log
App. B Glossary of Fastener and Bolted Joints Terms
App. C Sources of Bolting Specifications
App. D Sources of Bolting Tools and Specifications
App. E English and Metric Conversion Factors
App. F Tensile Stress Areas for English and Metric Threads with Estimated "Typical" Preloads and Torques for As-Received Steel Fasteners
App. G Basic Head, Thread, and Nut Lengths
App. H Key Equations in Calculator/Computer Formats
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