It was the first 'stressed-skin
' aeroplane accepted by the Royal Air Force.
The DH88 was designed to meet the conditions of the race, and featured advanced wooden stressed-skin
construction, a retractable undercarriage and two pitch propellers.
The most advanced commercial builders experimenting with new materials like stressed-skin
panels often suggest or even create useful innovations that manufacturers subsequently adopt.
The text covers all primary structural materials (steel, wood, reinforced concrete, and masonry), as well as new materials or combinations, composites, and stressed-skin
. A practical amount of math is included, along with examples and sample problems.
The all-timber roof deck spanning the 16m building width follows the stressed-skin
Recipient of Engineering-News Records 1982 citation "Those Who Made Marks" for developing the "stressed-skin
" structure for One Mellon Bank Center in Pittsburgh, Mr.
In Europe, 60-70 per cent of women have a stressed-skin
condition (not including actual diseases such as eczema) - this is double the number of sufferers in the Sixties.
In addition, I chose to use a technique common in the aircraft industry, called "stressed-skin
And while Benson has worked out details for running wires through stressed-skin
panels and creating chases for other components, they always involve the subs who will be doing the work.