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### Is there an equivalent to Eurocodes for other types of devices or machines?

Is there an equivalent to Eurocodes for other types of devices or machines? Such as robots, scientific instruments, electronics, ...
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### Steel designers manual -, formulae for rigid frame moments. What is the correct test to apply to the resulting values?

I'm trying to follow an example of calculation of members for a rigid rectangular frame in its most common form - a top member UDL, and an assumed lateral load the frame should be able to resist, ...
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### Why there are two equations to calculate effective depth for concrete beams? Eurocode

Are these the same? if so, why there are two equations given? is there a specific purpose? like, combining the equations for the ease of calculation etc? Why there are two equations to calculate ...
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### What is the relevant UK standard for sizing of steel against lateral movement in a box frame?

In a UK domestic terrace property, when a full width extension is constructed, the removed external wall is typically replaced by a moment resisting box frame, not only to support the wall above, but ...
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### what is the minimum number of reinforcement bars in a circular tie rod?

I know that the minimum number of reinforcement bars in circular concrete section of columns are 6, is it the same for circular tie rod section?
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### How is load bearing capacity of a leg of steel angle calculated?

Suppose a section of steel angle is used to support a structural beam, which would otherwise have no available bearing, as in the following sketch. Assuming that appropriate connection/fixing on the ...
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### Design of pinned joint to Eurocode

Above picture is from Eurocode 3: design of steel connections. It gives geometrical requirements for a pin ended member. Looking at situation A, we have the minimum distance $c$ from the edge of the ...
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