Self-Loosening Problems of Preloaded Bolted Joints

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In this paper, self-loosening problem of the preloaded bolted joints which is sufficiently
unknown or no consensus yet not be obtained was described and analyzed. End of the paper, determination
of the torque loss of bolt was explained and some suggestions against to self-loosening of bolts were given.


preloaded bolted joints; self-loosening; review

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