Hoop stress

Circumferential stress in a cylindrically shaped part as a result of internal or external pressure.
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Hoop Stress

The circumferential loading of a cylindrical mechanical body. Mustbe kept well below the yield strength of the material.
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hoop stress

the tension in the wire induced by the wrapping operation and maintained by the wire being locked on the corners of the post
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Hoop Stress

The circumferential loading of a cylindrical mechanical body. Mustbe kept well below the yield stren
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