The equivalent fibre stress at maximum load. A constant used in structural design and obtained by loading pieces of wood to destruction. Modulus of rupture is an accepted criterion of strength, although it is not a true stress because the formula by which it is computed is valid only to the elastic limit.
Modulus of rupture
by Jana L | Mar 3, 2022 | Glossary of Terms, Glossary of Terms -M, Uncategorized | 0 comments