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Title: Tests of Strain Meters and Stress Meters under Simulated Field Conditions

Author(s): David Pirtz and Roy W. Carlson

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 6

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 287-308

Keywords:

Date: 1/1/1963

Abstract:
Temperature, stress, and moisture conditions such as might occur in a concrete dam were applied to 30 x 30 in. concrete cylinders containing several strain meters and stress meters. The stress meters gave readings close to true compressive stress without corrections.