Table 4.

Force-lever experiments: maximum isometric force, maximum stress and maximum displacement during load-clamp experiments

Isometric force (N) Stress (N cm-2)xm
IndividualNMax/MinMax/Min(mm)(% ML)
174.0/3.229.5/24.22.615.3
263.6/3.429.5/27.43.017.6
362.5/2.228.3/25.32.515.3
Mean-3.4/2.929.1/25.62.716.1
s.e.m.-0.5/0.40.4/0.90.10.8
  • xm, maximum displacement.

    N=number of trials per individual. (See Fig. 8B for raw data.)