Shear loads perpendicular to slotted holes

Shear loads perpendicular to slotted holes

In some applications it can be advantageous to arrange individual anchors in a group in slotted holes. If, for example, a fastening is loaded by a shear force in the direction of the edge of the component, the characteristic resistance for concrete edge failure is significantly increased if the anchors near the edge are positioned in slotted holes (Figure 1a). However, elongated holes can …

DesignFiX – Scell-it Released

DesignFiX – Scell-it Released

Scell-it was formed in 1988 with the aim of offering FIXING solutions to the industry and to the Building trade, via a network of professional distributors. Chemical fixings, Heavy duty anchors, DesignFiX

DesignFiX – PFEIFER Released

DesignFiX – PFEIFER Released

In the building industry, three things count when components weighing several tonnes are transported, movable roof structures are shifted or entire buildings are held together: Safety. Safety. Safety.