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Geometric Constants in Plain Cross-Bored Cylinders

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J. M. Kihiu, G. O. Rading, S. M. Mutuli

Dept. of Mech. Eng., University of Nairobi, PO Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 125(4), 446-453 (Nov 04, 2003) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1613944 History: Received August 13, 2002; Revised March 19, 2003; Online November 04, 2003
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Discretization of plain cross-bored cylinder
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Isoparametric eight noded brick element
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Variation of SCF with number of elements along line CD in a plain cross bore
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Hoop stress at point G versus number of elements along line CD in a plain cross bore
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Far field stresses (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Far field radial displacements (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Transverse stresses (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Meridional stresses (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Location of maximum hoop stress (k=2.25)
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Stresses on cross bore surface when main bore and cross bore are loaded separately (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Hoop stresses in one quadrant of cross bore surface at various radial positions
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Hoop stresses on cross bore surface (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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Effective stresses on cross bore surface (k=2.25,d=0.1)
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SCF versus cross bore to main bore radius ratio for various thickness ratios
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SCF versus d for various k(d<0.1)
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Variation of maximum SCF versus k(d<0.2)

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