Articles Posted in the " Columns and Struts " Category

  • SOM ASSIGNMENT —BUCKLING OF COLUMNS

    SOM ASSIGNMENT —BUCKLING OF COLUMNS

    SOM ASSIGNMENT ON BUCKLING OF COLUMNS For what length of a hollow steel column of 40 mm external diameter and 30 mm internal diameter used as a strut if Euler’s theory is applicable for buckling and σc = 330 N/mm2, E =210 GN/m2 (a) when both ends are fixed, (b) One end is fixed and […]




  • Short Interview Question Answer on columns and struts

    Short Interview Question Answer on columns and struts

      Short Interview Question Answers on column and struts    Q What is a column? It is a vertical member under an axial compressive load. Load may be axial or eccentric. It can be a short, medium or long column depending upon the Le/k ratio. It is called the slenderness ratio. In this, Le is the […]


  • Short Interview Question Answers on Stresses

    Short Interview Question Answers on Stresses

    Short Interview Question Answers on Stresses 11. What is a bending stress? What is its symbol? What are its units? Bending stress is caused due to load perpendicular to the length (lateral load) in a beam. Bending of beams causes both tensile and compressive stresses at the same time and these stresses are not constant […]