The Ultimate Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beams


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Title: The Ultimate Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beams

Author(s): S. D. Lash and J. W. Brison

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 46

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 457-470

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 2/1/1950

The results of tests to failures on 57 small reinforced concrete beams are presented, and it is shown that they can be explained satisfactorily on the basis of a simple plastic theory of design. Formulas are proposed for determining the moments of resistance and the critical percentages of reinforcement.


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