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Re: Shear center of L-shape 'concrete' beam

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The section in question is in no way thin. And the coords are pretty close to the centreline intersection.

On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 8:31 AM, sam2000 . (sam2000) <sam2000(--nospam--at)> wrote:
Whatever ANSYS or any other software says, This is simple mechanics logic. The shear flow is along the length of any thin section. Thus the center has to be at the intersection of the two centerlines in an angle.

Syed A Masroor
Consulting Structural Engineer
Karachi, Pakistan

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