Articles Posted in the " Columns and Struts " Category

  • BUCKLING OF COLUMNS- ASSIGNMENT

    BUCKLING OF COLUMNS- ASSIGNMENT

      BUCKLING OF COLUMNS- ASSIGNMENT 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 the […]


  • Mcq: Bending- buckling

    Mcq: Bending- buckling

    Mcq: Bending- buckling Bending of beam occurs under (a) Axial load (b) Transverse load (c) Direct load (d) None (Ans: b) Buckling of a column occurs under (a) Axial load (b) Transverse load (c) Direct load (d) None (Ans: a) Pure Buckling occurs in a (a) Short column (b) Medium Column (c) Long column (d) […]


  • Short Interview Question Answers on columns and struts

    Short Interview Question Answers 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/kmin ratio. This ratio is called the slenderness ratio. In this, Le is the […]