estructura sismorresistente de encadenados horizontales y verticales
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14:56 Sep 5, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Architecture / construcción
Spanish term or phrase:estructura sismorresistente de encadenados horizontales y verticales
la casa incluye una estructura sismorresistente de encadenados horizontales y verticales
seismic resistant structure with horizontal to verical load transfer
Explanation: ...in earthquake resistant deisgn the floors act as a diaphragm transferring the seismic force to the vertical members, (columns and shear walls), which inturn carries the load to the ground....
Basically, a diaphragm acts as a horizontal I-beam. ... and pictures concerning the basics of earthquake resistant design (will open a new window). ...
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