Brittle, Ductile, Creep Rupture
A degradation of mechanical properties leading to failure
of a material or a component under cyclic loading
High/Low cycle, Fatigue crack growth
Classification of failures according to cause
77% of failures are
directly or indirectly
Process of fatigue fracture
turned black. Now weve lost communication with my men.
(The men in suits carry the container, which now has the boy in it,
to the helicopter, Bronschweig looks at the boy then follows the men
to the helicopter, standing and watching them load him on.)
FIRE CHIEF: What about my men?
(Bronschweig turns and looks at him as the copter starts to take off.)
FIRE CHIEF: What about my men??