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Vetopuristustanko

English translation: tension-compression bars

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Finnish term or phrase:Vetopuristustanko
English translation:tension-compression bars
Entered by: Kirsikka
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14:17 Jan 31, 2004
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Finnish term or phrase: Vetopuristustanko
Kattorakenne on terästä, teräspilareineen ja vetopuristustankoineen.
Kirsikka
Local time: 18:07
tension-compression bars
Explanation:
The roof structure is of steel, with steel stanchions and steel tension-compression bars.

Upright steel members are stanchions, upright concrete members are columns.

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Desmond O'Rourke
United States
Local time: 11:07
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Kiitos Desmond, tiesin, että voin jälleen luottaa apuusi!
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tension-compression bars


Explanation:
The roof structure is of steel, with steel stanchions and steel tension-compression bars.

Upright steel members are stanchions, upright concrete members are columns.

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Desmond O'Rourke
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Local time: 11:07
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Kiitos Desmond, tiesin, että voin jälleen luottaa apuusi!
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