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Measurement of stress frequency distribution during vibration testing

  • Automotive parts
  • Vibration test case study
  • Random

Test overview

■ Purpose

To calculate the degree of damage in random vibration tests, the frequency distribution of strain (stress) is measured by rainflow analysis of the strain gauge response.
The damage degree ∑ni/Ni is calculated from the frequency distribution results and the S-N diagram.


Welded structural items etc.

Test state image


Facilities used

Dynamic strainmeters, strain gauges, frequency analysers