An Introduction to the Design and Behavior of Bolted Joints More DetailsAn Introduction to the Design and Behavior of Bolted Joints
Third Edition, Revised and Expanded
By John H. Bickford
Publisher: Marcel Dekker, Inc.
1995, Hardcover, 992 pages
From the publisher: "John H. Bickford, noted technologist, author, and lecturer, builds on his career expertise with the publication of a third edition text. A must reference book for engineers and designers of bolted joints. Over 900 pages devoted to such topics as stress, strength, materials, tightening and clamping force, stretch and preload control, tensile and shear loads, loss of clamp load, joint failure, fatigue, and gasketed joints."
TABLE OF CONTENTS: Introduction to the Bolted Joint; Tightening the Joint: Establishing the Clamping Force; The Joint in Service; Using the Information; Appendixes.