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Title: Chapter 26-Prestressed Concrete
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 74-88
Abstract:With the exception of shear, bond, and the addition of ø to the ultimate strength equations, this chapter is similar to the report of ACI-ASCE Committee 423 (formerly 323), Prestressed Concrete.* This chapter includes an explanation of: Scope; General consideration; Allowable stresses in concrete; Allowable stresses in steel; Loss of presress; Ultimate flexural strength design; Limitations on steel percentage; Shear; Bond; Repetitive loads; Composite construction; End regions; Concrete; Application and measurement of prestressing force; Formwork.
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