Evaluation of the Effect of Tightening Torque on Single-lap Bolted Joints


  • D. Boualamallah Laboratory of Materials and Reactive Systems, University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
  • A. Ghazi Laboratory of Materials and Reactive Systems, University of Sidi Bel Abbes | University of Mascara, Algeria
  • A. Miloudi Laboratory of Materials and Reactive Systems, University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
  • M. Merzoug Laboratory of Materials and Reactive Systems, University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
Volume: 12 | Issue: 1 | Pages: 8123-8128 | February 2022 | https://doi.org/10.48084/etasr.4402


In this experimental research, a set of tests was conducted on single-lap bolted joints in terms of choosing between two types of bolts and exploiting the optimal solution for connecting samples. Then the effect of the tightening torque on the mechanical behavior of single-lap joints was evaluated. Six simple tensile tests were performed with different values of torque and the results are reported.


bolted assembly, mechanical behavior, experimental approach, damage mechanisms


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D. Boualamallah, A. Ghazi, A. Miloudi, and M. Merzoug, “Evaluation of the Effect of Tightening Torque on Single-lap Bolted Joints”, Eng. Technol. Appl. Sci. Res., vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 8123–8128, Feb. 2022.


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