Effects of Moisture Condition Age, and Rate of Loading on Fatigue of Plain Concrete

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Title: Effects of Moisture Condition Age, and Rate of Loading on Fatigue of Plain Concrete

Author(s): K.D. Raithby and J.W. Galloway

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 41

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 15-35

Keywords: age; beams (supports); concrete construction; concretes; fatigue (materials); fatigue tests; flexural strength; loading rate; moisture; strength; stress-strain relationships

Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
Results are given for flexural fatigue tests on small concrete beams to investigate the effects of moisture state, age and rate of loading on the fatigue performance of three types of concrete as used in typical highway construction.