Tensile Testing - There's a Fine Line Between Gripping and Slipping

October 9, 2007
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With the complex materials science and engineering and physics that goes into the tensile testing of metals, it is hard to imagine the accuracy of the results and the safety of the operation coming down to something as seemingly simple as the right sample grips. However, aren’t the right tools the secret to the successful outcome of just about every endeavor?
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