Civil Engineering - Steel Structure Design - Discussion


A single angle in tension is connected by one leg only. If the areas of connecting and outstanding legs are respectively a and b, net effective area of the angle, is

[E]. none of these.

Answer: Option B


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Talib said: (Dec 10, 2018)  
Here, A1 = A1+KA2 and K=3A1/3A1+A2.

Vaidik Sharma said: (Jun 5, 2020)  
Thanks @Talib.

N Mukherjee said: (Jun 23, 2020)  
@Talib sai.

How comes the k value? Please explain.

Shams Khan said: (Sep 28, 2020)  
For a single angle - 0.35.
For a pair of angles of double angle - 0.20.

Pramit Samanta said: (Mar 4, 2021)  
It's 0.2 for pair only when they are connected by bolt. Else it will be 0.35.

Harshita said: (Sep 28, 2021)  
Can anyone please explain the answer in detail?

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