Design of Bolted Connections


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Design of Bolted Connections
10104031030300Design of Bolted Connections
Introduction
Bolt Types Bolts are typically used in field connections to connect together members of a structure. Bolts are classified as either common bolts or high-strength bolts. Common bolts are of Grade A307 low-carbon steel with a minimum tensile strength of 60 ksi. High-strength bolts are typically of Grade A325 heat-treated medium-carbon steel with a minimum tensile strength of 120 ksi for bolts up to 1 in diameter and Grade A490 alloy steel with a minimum tensile strength of 150 ksi. Bolts ar…
Citation
Alan Williams, Ph.D., S.E., F.I.C.E., C. Eng.: Steel Structures Design: ASD/LRFD. Design of Bolted Connections, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export