Text icon  TALAT Lecture 2302: Design of Joints

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Description: This lecture provides a view of types of joints in aluminium structures and how to design and calculate frequently used joints. Basic structural mechanics and knowledge of design philosophy, structural aluminium alloys and product forms is assumed.
Keywords: design • product • member • joint • static • welding • screws • bolts • riveting • solid state welding • special mechanical joints • joints in thin-walled structures • thread forming screws • blind rivets • cartridge fired pin connections • spot welding • adhesive bonded connections • fasteners • mechanical properties • connections • friction type bolt joints • fastenings • failure modes • deformation • spot welds • design strength • hole bearing • tilting • sheet tearing • edge failure • tension • shear • tensile failure • pull-through failure • pull-over failure • pull-out failure • lap joints • pin connections • heat affected zone • butt welds • fillet welds • ultimate limit state • welded connections • adhesive bonded connections • strength
Categories: Materials > Metals & alloys > Aluminium & alloys
Processes > Joining
Other topics > Health & safety
Other topics > Design
Created by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
Torsten Höglund, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
Federico M Mazzolani, University Federico II, Napoli
Published by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
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Date created: 01 January 1994
Date added: 24 September 2009
Resource ID: 2167