Title: Tests Of Considere Hinges Under Direct Stress Bending, And Shear
Author(s): G. C. Ernst
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 49-64
Results from and analysis of tests of Considere hinges. Two concrete strengths were used with various combinations of rotation, thrust, and shear. Resistance to rotation was measured and three spiral percentages were included. Design formulas were developed, design procedures recommended, and design charts provided.