Brinell hardness number
noun Date: 1915 a number expressing Brinell hardness and denoting the load applied in testing in kilograms divided by the spherical area of indentation produced in the specimen in square millimeters — called also Brinell number

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  • Brinell hardness number — n a number expressing Brinell hardness and denoting the load applied in testing in kilograms divided by the spherical area of indentation produced in the specimen in square millimeters * * * Bri·nell hardness number (brĭ nelґ) [Johann August …   Medical dictionary

  • Brinell hardness number — Brinell hardness number. См. Число твер дости по Бринеллю. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Brinell hardness number — Brinelio kietis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Brinell hardness; Brinell hardness number; Brinell number vok. Brinellhärte, f; Brinellsche Härte, f; Härtezahl nach Brinell, f rus. твёрдость Бринелля, f; твёрдость по Бринеллю, f;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Brinell hardness number — Metall. a rating obtained from a test (Brinell test) to determine the hardness of a metal by pressing a steel ball of a standard size into the metal using a standard force. Also called Brinell number. Abbr.: Bhn [named after J.A. Brinell (1849… …   Universalium

  • Brinell hardness number — Metall. a rating obtained from a test (Brinell test) to determine the hardness of a metal by pressing a steel ball of a standard size into the metal using a standard force. Also called Brinell number. Abbr.: Bhn [named after J.A. Brinell (1849… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brinell hardness number — Bri•nell′ hard′ness num ber [[t]brɪˈnɛl[/t]] n. mel a rating obtained from a test(Brinell′ test )to determine the hardness of a metal by pressing a steel ball of a standard size into the metal using a standard force. Abbr.: Bhn • Etymology: after …   From formal English to slang

  • Brinell hardness — Brinelio kietis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Brinell hardness; Brinell hardness number; Brinell number vok. Brinellhärte, f; Brinellsche Härte, f; Härtezahl nach Brinell, f rus. твёрдость Бринелля, f; твёрдость по Бринеллю, f;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • hardness number — the number used to designate the hardness of metal. The number is related to the scale of values of a particular hardness test, as Rockwell B 80 or Brinell 150 …   Mechanics glossary

  • brinell hardness — brə̇ˈnel , ˈbriˌn noun Usage: usually capitalized B Etymology: after Johann A. Brinell died 1925 Swedish engineer : the hardness of a metal or alloy measured by a manually operated vertical hydraulic press in which a hard steel or carbide ball of …   Useful english dictionary

  • hardness number — a number indicative of the degree of relative hardness of materials. See Brinell, Knoop, Rockwell, and Vickers hardness n …   Medical dictionary

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