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Column and Beam Cover Plate Weld design

Column and Beam Cover Plate Weld design

Column and Beam Cover Plate Weld design

Can anyone provide me with a continuous and intermittent weld size design example of a cover plate to a wide flange beam or column.

RE: Column and Beam Cover Plate Weld design

If you search on AISC youtube channel there are quite a few good videos on beam and column reinforcement that step through some of the calculations (from memory) and provide a lot of other really relevant information. A few below:-

You can also search here for 'shear flow' as there have been plenty of discussions/arguments on these forums regarding the calculation of forces on the welds in these situations.

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