Monthly Archives: April 2011

Full Scale Bike Frame Prints

BikeCAD is an excellent program to use for frame design.  One of the primary benefits to the hobby builder is the ability to export a full scale drawing of the frame design.  The picture below shows a 36″ x 48″ … Continue reading

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Ramberg-Osgood Calculations with SciLab

The Ramberg-Osgood method is a material model used to extend the linear elastic region to include plastic deformation. The correlation between stress and plastic strain is described by an exponential factor.  The material model is described mathematically by the following … Continue reading

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