Civil Engineering - Steel Structure Design - Discussion


When a tension member consists of two channel sections, the allowance for rivet hole is made for two holes from

[A]. each web
[B]. each flange
[C]. both webs
[D]. each web or one hole from each flange whichever is more
[E]. each web or one hole from each flange whichever is less.

Answer: Option E


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Ashley said: (Feb 7, 2017)  
It's C here Greater of two.

Rajib said: (Mar 4, 2017)  
D should be the correct answer. I agree.

Anna Bajaj said: (Jan 13, 2018)  
D is right answer greater of two.

Refer RS Khurmi.

Garry said: (Jan 18, 2018)  
Option A in the question would be correct if the plates are connected through Webs and options Cwill be correct if they are connected either you through the web or through the flange.

Karan said: (May 11, 2018)  
D is the correct answer.

Rohan Mukherjee said: (Sep 24, 2020)  
Its whichever is greater not less! D should be the correct answer as they have asked for double channels in tension members.

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