Impact shear


Shear stress, is defined as the component of stress coplanar with a material cross section. Shear stress arises from the force vector component parallel to the cross section. Impact shear is the maximum shear stress created in a solid round bar subject to impact

Related formulas


τImpact shear (Pa)
UChange in kinetic energy (J)
GShear modulus (Pa)
VVolume of rod (m3)