Impact testing of navy bean pods

Adam, Nor Mariah and Burkhardt, T. H. (1986) Impact testing of navy bean pods. In: 1986 Summer Meeting American Society of Agriculture Engineers, 29 June - 2 July 1986, California Polytechnic Institute, San Luis Obispo, California.

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Abstract

A pendulum system was developed for impacting navy bean pods. Impulse, maximum impact force and energy absorbed to shatter pods were measured. Impulse is the most suitable parameter to characterize impact resistance because it is independent of variety, time of harvest and pendulum release angle.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keyword:Beans; Impact; Physical properties
Subject:Beans - Testing
Subject:Beans - Harvesting
Subject:Kidney bean
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Engineering
ID Code:17986
Deposited By: Samsida Samsudin
Deposited On:08 Feb 2012 04:09
Last Modified:27 Nov 2013 02:00

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