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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Dowel Action of Reinforcement Crossing Cracks in Concrete
Author(s): Helen Dulacska
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 754-757
Keywords: crack width and spaing;cracking (fracturing);deformation;reinforced concrete;reinforcing steels;research;shear properties;stress transfer;structural analysis.
Abstract:This paper describes tests on the dowel action of steel crossing artificial cracks in reinforced concrete. Theoretical relationships obtained by analyzing the test results have been compared to the actual test values.
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