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2011-06-13 15:02:29

A research project at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) that analyses the bolted joints used in the aeronautical industry has determined the optimum force that should be applied so that they may better withstand the variations in temperature that aircraft are subjected to. This advance could improve airplane design, weight and safety. The idea for this research arose when the problems of the large structural components of an airplane were being analyzed. These components are made up of...


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