An investigation of the effects of atmospheric corrosion on the fatigue life of aluminum alloys

Herbert A. Leybold, Herbert F. Hardrath, Robert L. Moore
naca-tn-4331
Sep 1958


Fatigue tests were conducted on 100 vibrating cantilever sheet specimens by applying 4,000 cycles of load in a 10-minute period each working day while the specimens were subjected to atmospheric conditions over a period of several months.

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