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Title: Load Relaxation Tests on Heavy Duty Sleeve and Lead Caulking Expansion Anchors
Author(s): G. Senkiw
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 47-60
Keywords: anchors (fasteners); load tests; tension tests; Structural Research
Abstract:Ninety-day load-relaxation tests at room temperature were conducted on a full range of sizes of heavy duty sleeve and lead caulking expansion anchors. The test results showed that the sleeve and lead caulking anchors on the average are able to retain only 60 and 40 percent of their initial tension load, respectively.
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