Wedge-Type Expansion Anchor Performance in Tension

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Title: Wedge-Type Expansion Anchor Performance in Tension

Author(s): Frank G. Schwarz

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 103

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 89-106

Keywords: anchors (fasteners); concretes; embedment; expansion; failure; performance; pullout tests; tension; Construction

Date: 9/1/1987

Abstract:
The paper discusses the results of a test program comprised of 60 tensile tests of wedge-type expansion anchors installed in uncracked concrete. Typical anchor performance is analyzed during the installation, intermediate loading, and ultimate failure sta