Location

Saint Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

8-20-1992

Session End Date

8-21-1992

Abstract

In order to obtain information of ultimate capacity and destructive characteristics of a roof truss, the test of a full scale roof truss was carried out based on the test results this article has analysed the destructive mechanism and presented the suggestions of improvement to design and fabrication.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Research Center/Lab(s)

Wei-Wen Yu Center for Cold-Formed Steel Structures

Meeting Name

11th International Specialty Conference on Cold-Formed Steel Structures

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

8-20-1992

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1992 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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Test of a Full Scale Roof Truss

Saint Louis, Missouri

In order to obtain information of ultimate capacity and destructive characteristics of a roof truss, the test of a full scale roof truss was carried out based on the test results this article has analysed the destructive mechanism and presented the suggestions of improvement to design and fabrication.