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18:04 Mar 8, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space / Testing
French term or phrase: le miner
This comes from a document about various types of testing being done on aircraft components. I am looking for the meaning of the noun "le miner," which is some sort of figure that is being calculated during the testing.

Examples: "Calcul du miner pour une contrainte de 395 MPa sous 350 bar" ... "Section donnant un miner de 1 avec ..."
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5Miner's law (fatigue performance prediction)
3Calculation of the Miner numberJames Roberts



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Miner's law (fatigue performance prediction)

Aviation Militaire · Infrastructures Aéroports ... La règle de cumul des endommagements (loi de Miner ) est la suivante : pour que la probabilité de rupture ...
www.aviation-fr.info/avion/fatigue.php - 17k

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With integration of laboratory fatigue test results, strain calculation, and Miner's law, the methodology produces the output in terms of cumulative fatigue ...
pubsindex.trb.org/document/view/default.asp?lbid=729463 - 8k

Note added at 6 minutes (2007-03-08 18:10:10 GMT)

Miner's law of damage. summation. Low cycle fatigue, the Coffin-Manson law. Crack growth and application of. fracture mechanics to fatigue, ...
portal.surrey.ac.uk/pls/portal/url/ITEM/0091AB30C6A65BF4E0440003BA296BDE -

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Calculation of the Miner number

I'm no technical expert, but this seems to be a unit used in stress testing.

    Reference: http://www.roymech.co.uk/Useful_Tables/Fatigue/Fatigue_life....
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