The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Solution to Last Week's Puzzler
Architecture Puzzler #179
Explain the term "elastomer."
An elastomer is a material that cures to a synthetic rubber capable of returning to its original dimensions after tensile or compressive forces are applied, as long as the forces are within the limits of its yield strength.
Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
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The physics of elasticity?