bend radius


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bend radius

[′bend ‚rād·ē·əs]
(design engineering)
The radius corresponding to the curvature of a bent specimen or part, as measured at the inside surface of the bend.

bend radius

The smallest radius of curvature into which a material can be bent without damage.
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The tight bend radius and low profile of ribbon-style twin axial cables opens up entirely new options for routing cable in PCIe-based systems.
From the various comments - from respected greyhound vets in Australia and the UK - it seems apparent to me that building a new track on a greenfield site with a bend radius of 40m is highly questionable.
The PAGE-flex SBF[TM] offers a bend radius of 1/2 that of conventional fluoropolymer braided hoses, coupled with superior kink and vacuum resistance.
The cable is constructed with low dielectric materials that improve bend radius over longer distances in small cross-sectional areas.
The company said that Quadwire, a 40Gb/s optical link for data centres and high-performance computer clusters, features a parallel 4x10Gb/s optical bi-directional link, meeting the needs for increased data rates in longer lengths (up to 100m), while offering a lightweight solution and small bend radius.
Polyamide provides high pressure, temperature and chemical resistance, polyurethane polyester is ideal for compressed air applications because of its low bend radius, while polyurethane polyether, offers low bend radius and high chemical resistance.
Specially designed obstacle-avoidance fittings enable the raceway to easily bridge existing runs and fittings to ensure a gradual bend radius for fiber-optic and 10-gigabit cabling.
The bend radius will be wherever the center of the bend is.
It offers excellent flexibility with a low bend radius as well as high compression resistance characteristics.
Know your cable's bend radius and do not bend it sharper than that.