Reinforced Concrete Corbels - Simplified


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Title: Reinforced Concrete Corbels - Simplified

Author(s): Himat Solanki and Gajanan M. Sabnis

Publication: Structural Journal

Volume: 84

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 428-432

Keywords: brackets; corbels; detailing; reinforced concrete; structural design; theories

Date: 9/1/1987

Various methods are used in designing reinforced concrete brackets. This paper demonstrates the simplifications of truss analogy. A summary oped of previous workusing a simplified is reviewed. The proposed method was devel-approach with truss analogy. Test series of I6 investigations are analyzed and calculated according to the proposed method. Two examples demonstrate the recommended design procedure. Some recommendations for the detailing are also discussed.