A Comparision of Code Requirements for Shear Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beams

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Title: A Comparision of Code Requirements for Shear Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beams

Author(s): B.V. Rangan

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 42

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 285-304

Keywords: beams (supports); bending; building codes; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels; research; shear properties; shear strength; structural design

Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
The proposals given in ACI 318-71 and SAA CA2-72 (Australian Code for Concrete Structures) for the calculation of shear force carried by concrete, Vc, in beams subjected in the light of test results as well as in relation to the results given by some of the recent theories.