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    Author(s): Douglas M. Jewett
    Date: 1963
    Source: Research Note FPL-RN-03. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 3 p.
    Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
    Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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    Description

    A direct-reading strain gage has been developed at the U.S. Forest Products Laboratory that provides rapid and accurate measurement of the stress - strain properties of paper. The gage, which employs a differential transformer, is particularly suited to servo-operated x-y recorders.

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    Citation

    Jewett, Douglas M. 1963. An electrical strain gage for the tensile testing of paper. Research Note FPL-RN-03. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 3 p.

    Keywords

    Paper, stress-strain properties, electrical strain gage, strain gage, tensile testing

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