STEEL FIBERS AS SHEAR REINFORCEMENT IN BEAMS

Steel fibers of various shapes (round, flat and crimped), size, and volume concentration replaced the vertical stirrups in conventional reinforced beams loaded in flexure. Shear failures were prevented by various types of fibers. The shear span ration, A/D, decreased with increasing steel fiber content. /Author/

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    American Concrete Institute

    P.O. Box 19150, Redford Station, 22400 Seven Mile Road
    Detroit, MI  United States  48219
  • Authors:
    • Batson, G
    • JENKINS, E
    • Spatney, R
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 640-644
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  • Accession Number: 00291027
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 5 1974 12:00AM