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Lateral vs. axial

  1. Jan 23, 2010 #1
    Please explain the dfferance between lateral and axial strains.
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  3. Jan 24, 2010 #2


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    Axial strain occurs in the direction of the axis of loading. Lateral strain is in the orthogonal direction.
  4. Jan 25, 2010 #3
    contended with thstated above.,.,.

    is that enough for u.
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