Shear Capacity Of Footing As Per Euro Code And American Code Compersion

Figure 6.47. Shear capacity of column bases

Figure 6.47. Shear capacity of column bases

6.5 Design with strut and tie models

6.6 Anchorages and laps

6.7 Partially loaded areas

6.8 Fatigue

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7.1 General

7.2 Stress limitation

7.3 Crack control

7.3.1 General considerations

7.3.2 Minimum reinforcement areas

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