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The PCI Design Handbook, Table 6.6.1, lists the "upper limit" of the static friction coefficient between steel and concrete as 0.4.  For wet conditions, reduce by 25%.  If you are relying on the friction to resist a temporary construction load, divide by 5.
 
Brian
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From: YI [mailto:YI(--nospam--at)summit-sr.com]
Sent: Wednesday, January 08, 2003 11:46 AM
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Subject: Coefficient of Friction

Does anyone has a reference for the coefficient of friction between steel and concrete?  I only found the steel to steel coefficient of friction in the "civil engineering reference manual for the pe exam" by Lindeburg, 7th edition.  TIA
 
Y i   Y a n g  P. E.
Summit Engineering Inc.
Santa Rosa, CA