# Civil Engineering - GATE Exam Questions - Discussion

Discussion Forum : GATE Exam Questions - Section 1 (Q.No. 2)
2.
Maximum size of a fillet weld for a plate of square edge is
1.5 mm less than the thickness of the plate
one half of the thickness of the plate
thickness of the plate itself
1.5 mm more than the thickness of the plate
Answer: Option
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Discussion:
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Mahesh said:   6 years ago
That is code recommendation. By conducting number of experiments code specify those specifications.

Asaithambi said:   7 years ago
It is considering shape.

i) Square = 1.5mm less than thickness of plate.
ii) Round = 0.75mm.
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Suresh Reddie said:   7 years ago
For square edges, fillet weld size should be 1.5mm less than the thickness of the plate.

Dev said:   7 years ago
When less nominal diameter of rivet we add 1.5mm (20mm) but more then20mm for 2.5mm sum.
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Kranthi kumar said:   9 years ago
For to avoid washing down of the exposed arise.

Dhivya said:   1 decade ago
For rounded edge (3/4) thickness of the plate.

Ram said:   6 years ago
How to get the answer? explain clearly please.
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Raju said:   3 years ago
How do we recommend this? please explain me.

Jyothsna said:   8 years ago
Is it any specification from code book?

Rahul g3016 said:   7 years ago
How to get the answer? Explain this.

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