Weight of Gusset plates

Exercise :

Find out the weight of the Gusset plates ( 10 Nos )

if the size of each gusset plate is 300 mm x 250 mm and these are 12 mm thick.

Data :

Remember :

Unit weight of the 1 mm thick mild steel plate : 7.86 Kg/ SqM.

Therefore , weight of 12 mm thick plate shall be (12 * 7.86 = 94.32 Kg/ Sqm.

Area of 1 plate : 0.30M x 0.25M = 0.075 SqM.

WEIGHT OF 10 GUSSET PLATES 

10NOS X 0.075 SQM X 94.32KG/SQM 

= 70.74 KG

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