PLASTIC DESIGN APPLIED TO TRUSSES

AS A DESIGN METHOD FOR DETERMINING MOMENTS IN CONTINUOUS AND FIXED ENDED TRUSSES, IT PERMITS THE ROTATION FOR A TRUSS TO BE REDISTRIBUTED FOR A GIVEN LOAD BY ALLOWING THE TENSION CHORD AT PLASTIC HINGE LOCATIONS TO YIELD AND ELONGATE TO STRAIN-HARDENING.

  • Authors:
    • Croucher, M W
    • Fisher, J M
  • Publication Date: 1973

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  • Accession Number: 00209876
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 11 1973 12:00AM