# f'c=200kg/cm2

## English translation: specified compressive strength of concrete

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 Spanish term or phrase: f'c=200kg/cm2 English translation: specified compressive strength of concrete Entered by:

 19:36 Sep 5, 2008
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Construction / Civil Engineering
 Spanish term or phrase: f'c=200kg/cm2 Se trata de las especificaciones técnicas en la construcción de una tirolesa. Contexto: El muerto de concreto tendrá por dimensiones una base de... y una profundidad de... Se colará con concreto con un f'c=200kg/cm2, revenimiento de..., tamaño máximo agregado de... Gracias.
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 specified compressive strength of concrete Explanation:En ingles se usa la misma sigla f'c. Las unidad que se usa es psi (libras por pulgada cuadrada). Te dejo que hagas los calculos. :)
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E Gustafson
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5 +1specified compressive strength of concreteE Gustafson
5 +1tensile strength=200kg/cm2slothm
4"Concrete compressive strength"(=200/cm2)
 eski

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specified compressive strength of concrete

Explanation:
En ingles se usa la misma sigla f'c. Las unidad que se usa es psi (libras por pulgada cuadrada). Te dejo que hagas los calculos. :)

 E GustafsonLocal time: 00:54Specializes in fieldNative speaker of: Spanish, EnglishPRO pts in category: 32
 Thank you very much for your help!

agree  Sam Rios: Asi es correcto, se utiliza la misma abreviacion (f'c)
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tensile strength=200kg/cm2

Explanation:
This is a typical value for the tensile strength of concrete, 200kg/cm2
Compresive strength, on the other hand, has a much larger value, in the order of 20 to 500 times the tensile strength.
"Strength of Materials" William A. Nash. Schaum Publishing CO.

 slothmLocal time: 02:54Works in fieldNative speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in category: 191

agree
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"Concrete compressive strength"(=200/cm2)

Explanation:

Beam width = b = 12 inches Reinforcing steel area = As = 3.0 in2 Concrete compressive strength = f'c = 4000 psi Reinforcing yield strength = fy = 60000 psi ...
structsource.com/analysis/types/concrete.htm - 15k - En caché - Páginas similares

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Table 1. Several regression models suggested by different investigators for prediction of compressive strength of concrete. fc=compressive strength (MPa) ...
de E Arioğlu - 2001 - Las 2 versiones

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the nucleus compressive strength of concrete obtained in the laboratory f'c(L), ... of concrete compression f'c(R) and not with the concrete compression ...
www.scielo.org.co/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0012-7... - 52k - En caché - Páginas similares

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If Core test report results in compressive strength of 3900 psi or ... strength f'c or 2000 psi at 28 days. When average strength of concrete ...
www.nkapc.org/sub_reg_pdfs/cold_spring/csappf.pdf - Páginas similares

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