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Spec yield and ult strengths - true or engineering stress?

  1. Apr 25, 2015 #1
    Are the yield and ultimate strengths that you find in specs (e.g. ASTM A36) true stress or engineering stress values?

    Thanks!

    Andrew
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 25, 2015 #2
    Engg stress.
     
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