structural member

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Noun1.structural member - support that is a constituent part of any structure or buildingstructural member - support that is a constituent part of any structure or building
beam - long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
bracing, brace - a structural member used to stiffen a framework
plate - structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage
riser - structural member consisting of the vertical part of a stair or step
sill - structural member consisting of a continuous horizontal timber forming the lowest member of a framework or supporting structure
structure, construction - a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
support - any device that bears the weight of another thing; "there was no place to attach supports for a shelf"
tread - structural member consisting of the horizontal part of a stair or step
upright, vertical - a vertical structural member as a post or stake; "the ball sailed between the uprights"
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Zidonis (civil engineering, Siauliai University) presents his integral ZI method for theoretically calculating each individual actual value of the stress-strain parameter in the cross-sections of the structural member subjected to bending moments and axial forces at any stage of loading directly considering the actual properties of materials.
In order to use FRP materials in the construction field, the pultruded structural member must be connected.
This new family of vibratory conveyors features an innovative frame made of a single structural member. The monobeam conveyor's frame and spring arms can be tucked completely under the conveyor bed.
Patent 9,238,347 (January 19,2016), "Structural Member Formed from a Solid Lineal Profile," Sherri M.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles because certain hatchbacks are likely to have left the factory without proper welds on the front structural member assembly, compromising the integrity of the vehicle.
Calculated bond strengths of structural member were used to predict the slippage of reinforcement bars.
The dashboard structure is composed of three material layers: a long glass fibre-reinforced plastic structural member, a PUR foam layer, and a so-called slush skin--which is a moulded PVC skin.
As part of this process, the designer will strategically weaken the structural member to allow specific deflections under applied load, allowing the member to mimic the structural behavioral properties of real-use conditions.
The last two materials can be used as the binding sublayer characterised by a high level of adhesion with the material of the structural member and the coating.
A structural member, located overhead between the second row and the cargo area, aligned with the C-pillar, provides added stiffness and crash protection in the event of a side impact.
The objectives of this study were to: 1) propose a simplified beam analysis method in estimating bending moments of structural members in a sofa frame; 2) derive cyclic stepped load schedules for fatigue performance evaluation of each structural member; 3) determine structural member dimensions to satisfy frame performance testing requirements; and 4) derive design loads for estimating cross sectional dimensions of structural members in a sofa frame.

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