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Hsc Engineering Studies

Hsc Engineering Studies

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Published by Rick Thuran
Report on the truss bridges
Report on the truss bridges

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Published by: Rick Thuran on Mar 04, 2013
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HSC ENGINEERING STUDIESCONSTRUCTION TASK TRUSS BRIDGE
BY RICHY R. THURUTHIYIL
CONTENTS
HSC ENGINEERING TASK Page 11
 
Contents----------------------------------------------------------------------------2
Abstract--------------------------------------------------------------------3Introduction--------------------------------------------------------------3 Types of TrussBridges-------------------------------------------------4Warren Truss----------------------------------------------------------4Warren Deck Truss---------------------------------------------------5Pratt Truss--------------------------------------------------------------6Howe Truss-------------------------------------------------------------7 Truss-------------------------------------------------------------------8Waddell “A” Truss----------------------------------------------------9
HSC ENGINEERING TASK Page 11
 
Chosen design forconstruction-------------------------------------10Conclusion----------------------------------------------------------------10
ABSTRACT
This report analysis and calculates the forces of three of the members on six types of trussbridges when a load of 500 kilograms is appliedto the centre of the bridge. The report alsoincludes the design of the type of bridge, historyand forces involved.
INTRODUCTION
This report focuses on the six different types of truss bridges to find a suitable design for thedestructive test for continues applied load.Truss bridges are bridges with a load-bearingstructure of connected members in the shape of variant triangles. First designed by the
HSC ENGINEERING TASK Page 11

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