Tag: Weld

Fasteners

Two basic types of fasteners are typically used in construction, bolts and welds. Both are used in the fabricating shop and on the job site in connections joining individual members. …

Welded Connections

Various types of welds may be used to joint cold-formed steel members such as groove welds in butt joints, fillet welds, flare groove welds, arc spot welds, arc seam welds, …

Connections for Simple Beams

End connections of beams to their supports are classified as simple-beam, fully restrained, and partially restrained connections. Simple, or conventional, connections are assumed free to rotate under loads. They …