shock resistance

shock resistance

[′shäk ri‚zis·təns]
(engineering)
The property which prevents cracking or general rupture when impacted.
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These materials, beyond light-weighting, feature exceptional heat and shock resistance, strength and toughness, chemical inertness, and enable design flexibility.
These new watches, which measure 51.2 x 48.7 x 14.1mm and weigh 64 grams, offer exciting key features such as shock resistance, 200-meter water resistance, world time (48 cities + UTC, DST on/off), 1/100 second stopwatch (24 hours, with split), countdown timer (24 hours), 5 alarms, hourly time signal, button tone on/off, full auto calendar, 12/24 hour format, dual LED lights (super iIlluminator LED and LED backlight for LCD with 1.5/3-second afterglow), and an estimated three-year battery life.
Features include a polycarbonate body for high shock resistance and impact absorption when dropped, and a high-quality elastomer on its edges to absorb impacts and provide rugged durability to protect the printer against drops.
It has undergone stringent tests for waterproofing, dust proofing and shock resistance to provide excellent protection of data.
Tool steels are classified under six broad groups: water hardening, cold working, hot working, shock resistance, high steel and special purpose.
By doping alumina crystals with neodymium ions, engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a new laser material that is capable of emitting ultra-short, high-power pulses--a combination that could yield smaller, more powerful lasers with improved thermal shock resistance, broad tunability and high-duty cycles.
The DrivePro Body 10 also features a built-in battery and excellent water and shock resistance, making it ideal for indoor and outdoor use.
The MRG-100 was also released in the same year, featuring both a full metal casing and shock resistance. This marked the start of an initiative to make G-SHOCK a brand that both youth and adults love.
DURAFIDE PPS 6150T8 is claimed to exhibit high flow-ability and improved heat shock resistance, while DURAFIDE PPS 6150T73 benefits from even higher heat shock resistance.
The extended model includes both a ceramic diaphragm sensor and a ceramic-jacketed Pirani sensor for chemical and shock resistance and long service life.
good strength and shock resistance shorter cycle times and exceptional dimensional stability of the moulded parts.
Polycarbonate has excellent transparency, shock resistance, high refractive index, and relatively low density.