ME 484

ME 4600-484: Mechanical Engineering Laboratory

Bolt Torque Testing



Objectives
  1. examine the torque-tension relationship for a single bolted connection;
  2. determine the effect if any of:
    1. bolt size
    2. grade
    3. lubrication
  3. investigate the reliability of obtaining the same preload on subsequent trials with the same applied torque.
Manual Download the Bolt Torque Testing writeup [.pdf (4412k)]
Instructor Dr. Fred Choy ()
ASEC-318c; 330-972-6847

Ning Ma ()
ASEC 318f