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Elastic Limit

  1. Feb 24, 2015 #1
    Hello guys , have a question and I can not find the answer.
    In what units is measured elastic limit ???

    Thanks A lot !
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 24, 2015 #2
    If it is given in terms of maximum stress, it will be N/m^2 or Pa.
    If is in terms on maximum strain, will be unit-less.
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