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 THE VARIOUS TYPES OF FIBERS. THE SHEAR SPAN RATION, A/D, DECREASED WITH INCREASING STEEL FIBER CONTENT.

  • Authors:
    • Batson, G
    • JENKINS, E
    • Spatney, R
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

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  • Accession Number: 00209821
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 2 1973 12:00AM