A practical, up-to-date introduction on truss analysis, application and design. Describes the influence of trusses on design development as well as the means for design and detailing of truss construction utilizing contemporary building technologies. Illustrations include both historical and recent uses of trusses.6.14 ANALYSIS OF TRUSSES BY THE METHOD OF SECTIONS The analysis for internal forces in the members of a truss hy the method ... The free body diagram of the portion of the truss to the left of this cut plane is shown at (a) in the figure.
|Title||:||Design of Building Trusses|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 1994-09-02|