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Weight of Gusset plates

Exercise :

Find out the weight of the Gusset plates ( 10 Nos )

if the size of each gusset plate is 300 mm x 250 mm and these are 12 mm thick. 41 more words


Structural steel estimation 05

Exercise : 

In the following sketch , you can see the North light truss.

The dimensions have already been given .

The span is 7.5 M and the rise of the truss is 1.5m. 153 more words


Weight of the Truss ???

Exercise :

Find out the weight of this ” Lean -to – truss “

There are 50 such trusses to be fabricated.

STEP 01:


Construct … deconstruct … reconstruct

Writers often debate about the best way to write: plot-driven or character-driven.

Plot-driven implies vast sheets of butchers paper covered in post-it notes, or timelines nutted out on Excel or some other left-brain device. 560 more words



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What's the difference between single span and multi-span reinforced concrete slabs?

Answer by Patrick Barry:

A ‘span’ in engineering parlance means ‘the gap between two supports’
This bridge is single span:

A single span slab is a slab that is supported at either end.

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Six Puns Month Two: Crop Circles

Last month’s puns weren’t corny enough for you? It’s funny how the laughs crop up here and there, (though that concept is alien to me) but I wouldn’t trust anybody who  32 more words