Centerline models of braced frames do not capture the local forces that occur due to transfer of forces over the connection length rather than at a point. The presentation will provide tools for correctly analyzing the static forces at chevron connections. Additionally, two models of stress will be presented, permitting both simplified and optimized design.
- Course will award 1.5 hours of continuing education
- This course is Diamond Review approved in 49 states. New York does not accept hours from recordings.