"In the past the Engineering Department of the structural steel company, by which the writer is employed, has been troubled with having to make a large number of preliminary steel truss designs for the purpose of estimating weights for competitive bids on structural steel building contracts. In order to eliminate this expenditure of time, a study was made of the possibility of making a standard design for curved chord steel roof trusses that would give the desired information by observation"--Truss Design, page 5.
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Professional Degree in Civil Engineering
Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy
12 pages, 12 plates
© 1930 William Hewitt Bush, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Building, Iron and steel
Roof trusses -- Mathematical models
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Link to Catalog Recordhttp://merlin.lib.umsystem.edu/record=b1068948~S5
Bush, William Hewitt, "Data for standard curve chord steel roof trusses." (1930). Professional Degree Theses. 211.