Comparison of Design by the Allowable-Stress Approach versus the Strength Approach


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Comparison of Design by the Allowable-Stress Approach versus the Strength Approach
1010403Comparison of Design by the Allowable-Stress Approach versus the Strength ApproachIn this chapter, designs carried out by the allowable-stress approach of the 2008 MSJC Code are compared with those carried out by the strength approach. In the past 10 years, the MSJC has devoted considerable effort to harmonize these two design approaches, so that they give quite similar results. Some differences still exist, however, and it is useful…
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Richard E. Klingner: Masonry Structural Design. Comparison of Design by the Allowable-Stress Approach versus the Strength Approach, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export