In a beam the vertical part is called the web and the horizontal part is called the flange.
For an 'I' beam the middle vertical part is the web and the top and bottom horizontal parts are the flanges.
Asked in Civil Engineering
Difference between T-beam and rectangular beam?
Dasign of T- beam is some what similar to rectangular beam, in design slab thickness is determined first. the slab is acts as compression flange in designing the beam. the flange acts as compression zone, which is balance by steel embeded in the bottom web of the beam. slab thickness= t, in. effective depth= d, in. width of web= b', in. flange width= b, in. width of flange should be least of the three alternatives, 1. span/4. 2. b' + 16t. 3. centre to centre spacing of...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Physics
How do you get the center to center distance of a flange?
If it's wide flange, it's from center of web to web distance. Other structural members, it's center of flange to center of flange. ...
What is a steel beam?
A steel beam is a long piece of metal (steel), which is commonly in the shape of an "H", but which comes in a variety of thicknesses, lengths, and W/F (weight per foot). Also - "W" stands for Wide Flange" as opposed to an "I" beam which is what you would normally think of when talking about steel beams. Wide flange has wider flanges, more resembling a square than a rectangle. A 8 x 48# wide flange beam has a 8.1117"...
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What does the H in H-beam mean?
in structural steel manufacturing one of the standard patron is called is beam. normally it is in English letter shape I. also in H also. in this the single center line is called WEB. and the sider other two is called as flange. so when the flanges are wider then a stranded size then it is called H beam. ...
What are the specifications of a steel W-beam that is 203x46?
A W-beam, or a wide I-beam with the designation of W203x46 is wide-flanged (the "W" part), and has specifications that include a flange-to-flange outside depth (or height) of 203 millimeters (picture the letter "I" and it's the top-to-bottom dimension). It will also weigh on the order of 46 kilograms per linear metre. Use the link below for more information. ...
Asked in North Carolina
What is the web address of the C Grier Beam Truck Museum in Cherryville North Carolina?
The web address of the C Grier Beam Truck Museum is: http://www.beamtruckmuseum.com ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry
Can a horizontal l-beam support a greater load when the web is horizontal or when the web is vertical?
The web should be in vertical.
Asked in Toyota
Where is high beam headlight fuse on 1992 nz Toyota town ace van?
in the felch box, next to the rear sphincter flange.
Asked in Manufacturing
What is the difference between a W16x67 and W12x26 steel I beam?
The simple answer is the W16x67 is bigger. Steel beams are called out by type(W is wide flange), then height in vertical cross section, then weight per linear foot. So your W12x26 is a wide flange "I" profile beam 12 inches tall and weighing 26 pounds per foot of length. ...
Asked in Architecture
What does the term W 8 x 17 stand for on construction drawings?
This is a designation used in the steel industry and construction industry for a wide flange, steel beam, commonly referred to as an I-beam. The W indicates a wide flange shape (as opposed to other shapes such as angles, channels, tubes and pipes). The 8 indicates the nominal beam depth as 8". The 17 indicates that the weight of the beam is 17 pounds per lineal foot of length. In an AISC steel construction manual, one can find more information and technical properties of...
Asked in Plumbing, Engineering, Welding and Cutting
What is a counter flange and how is it different from a normal flange?
The term"counter flange" is used in Europe to refer to a mating flange to make up a flange pair. For example a "counter flange" attached to a pipe must have the same bolt circle diameter, number of bolts, and size of bolts and pressure rating at the equipment nozzle flange provided by an equipment manufacturer. ...
Asked in Plumbing, Home Improvement
What if a toilet flange will not fit in the drain pipe?
Then you need to get either a bigger floor flange, or a toilet with a smaller flange. ...
Asked in Plumbing
How do you repair toilet bowl mounting flange?
depending on your type of flange and pipe and the damage of the flange, if you have a PVC flange with just the bolt slots busted then you can screw in new bolts to the floor below the flange and still use the flange but if its broken where the wax seal sits then if your flange is lower then the floor you can use a insert flange that fits inside your old toilet flange with thin walls to keep...
Asked in Mechanical Engineering
What is the different with normal flange and flange with jack screw?
Jack Screw is a sistem for dissasembling. The diference is that the flange has threathed holes where a bolt is installed. ...