|For SCOTTFREE. RE: frame fatigue & life span. An interesting||huez|
Jul 2, 2002 2:55 PM
Warning, some stonch steel and ti gurus have a hard time with this.
Mind you, this is a SMALL sampling of frames, but nonetheless might surprise you.
|Yeah, I've seen this. It IS||scottfree|
Jul 3, 2002 6:59 AM
|interesting. It would be more interesting if the effects of TIME could be accounted for. Pounding hell out of frames for a couple of days tells us something. The cumulative effects of 20 or 30 years' moderate real-world use and materials degradation would tell us something else.
Thanks for the link.
|Yeah, I've seen this. It IS||SnowBlind|
Jul 3, 2002 12:24 PM
|One thing to remember is that some materials do not suffer at all from fatigue when the stress is below a certian treshhold. Aluminium is not one of those materials. Ti and Steel are.|| |