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Factor of Safety? Yield or Ultimate

Question asked by James Pare on Oct 23, 2012
Latest reply on Oct 24, 2012 by Roland Schwarz


I am trying to establish some factor of safety standards for industrial carts we produce for our tooling

Does anyone know what the inustirial standard for factor of safety is?

Also, should I be using yield (deformation) or ultimate (failure) as my condition?