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Chapter 3, Problem 3.2.5P
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The tension member shown in Figure P3.2-5 must resist a service dead load of 25 kips and a service live load of 45 kips. Does the member have enough strength? The steel is A588, and the bolts are 1 1 8 inches in diameter. Assume that A e = A n .

a. Use LRFD.

b. Use ASD.

Chapter 3, Problem 3.2.5P, The tension member shown in Figure P3.2-5 must resist a service dead load of 25 kips and a service

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