hoop tension

hoop tension

The horizontal tension around the lower part of a dome.
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PPG said that the company's cockpit windshields are designed with PPG's proprietary hoop tension edge attachments.
The windshields are designed with PPG's proprietary hoop tension edge attachments, and the lightweight PPG windshields for both Embraer business jets feature two plies of Herculite II chemically strengthened glass with the PPG 112 urethane interlayer.