Category Archives: REBARS

Bending moment in over reinforced Beam 

How do I calculate the bending moment in over-reinforced beams? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/How-do-I-calculate-the-bending-moment-in-over-reinforced-beams/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=425beba2&srid=zM5g

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What is Bar Bending Schedule ?

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One such initiative is ” On Line courses for Civil Engineers ” which have been commenced from Sept 2016.

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” The On line courses “ is an appropriate medium for learning new concepts or for honing the skills without disturbing the routine activities .

Now presenting the On line course on “BAR BENDING SCHEDULE ” which was requested by many students for some time.
This article explains the course Objectives and other details you would like to know.

Hope you get registered for this course by 15th April 2017 .

Course begins from 20th April 2017.

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Santosh Kulkarni shared an answer on Quora with you

How much cement and steel are required for 50×23=1150 square feet and thickness of 4″? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/How-much-cement-and-steel-are-required-for-50%C3%9723-1150-square-feet-and-thickness-of-4/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?srid=zM5g&share=5d914961

Calculate Cutting Length for Rings… so easy.

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Today you shall understand the theory and practice behind the stirrups.

Stirrups are also called Links or Rings or Transverse Reinforcement.

These are used for Beams and Columns.

In a Beam , the stirrups are vertical and in a column , these are horizontal.

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RINGS IN A BEAM
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RINGS IN A COLUMN

Each ring has a HOOK at one of the corners which keeps the ring in its shape. The ring shall open if this hook is not given.

Look at this chart to understand about the calculations of the hook length :

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look at this detail usually given in a RCC drawing :

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Now let us solve an example and find out the cutting length for LINKS for a column

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Now let us  take another example :

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Hope you are getting the whole picture :

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Now try your practice with this example.

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Here is the answer :

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Now let us take a complete example :

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Now , let us see what all we need to find out :

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here is the solution :

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Now it is the right time to share with you a simple short cut :

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In case you would like to have a formula that can be used for any cover , any hook length , this is it :

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CUTTING LENGTH ? WHATS THIS ?

Dear Friends ,

We are now going through the fundamentals of Reinforcement calculations at site.

These are simple tips which shall help us to understand the complexity of drawings in a simple way.

Also read these posts for quick reference ;

Basics of re-bars

Re-bars

Weight of rebars

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WEIGHT OF BARS ? WHY WORRY ?

Dear Friends ,

Lets give a warm welcome to the readers who have become followers of this blog recently.

We are learning the basics of Rebars.

Also go through these posts for clarity .

RE BARS BASICS

THINK ABOUT RE BARS ITS EASY

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This is a ready made chart for quick reference at the site.

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