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Design capacity tables for structural steel, vol. 3: Simple connections - Open sections


Cover - Design capacity tables for structural steel, vol. 3: Simple connections - Open sections

Connections, Design capacity tables


Author: Hogan, T.J. and Munter, S.A.
Publisher: Australian Steel Institute

Date of Publication: 2007-12-01
ISBN: 9780980401585

Price: $135.00
Member Price: $99.00

ASI Number: 700
Edition: 1st

Number of pages: 75
Weight: 300 grams

This consolidates all the design capacity tables contained in the individual simple connection design guides into one volume for easy reference and comparison. These tables aim to replace the simple connections section of AISC Standardised Structural Connections (3rd edition, 1985) and also provide typical details for web side plate, flexible end plate and angle cleat connections.

The capacity tables have been developed for selected connection configurations covering: steel grade, connection components such as plates or cleats, welds, bolts, hole geometry, bolt pitches and bolt gauges.

For a selected connection configuration, most design calculations are eliminated using the tables except for design checks which relate to the supporting member or general frame design. Information on the design model used for each connection can be found in the relevant design guide for that connection.

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