John Monash: Engineering Enterprise prior to WW1

Shear tests of T-beams.

Reinforcement and Crack Patterns, Tests Nos. 6 to 9.

Diagrams showing reinforcement and crack patterns in four test beams.

From: Monash, J. "Further Tests of Reinforced Concrete Beams", Proceedings, Victorian Institute of Engineers, June 6, 1906 pp. 43-54.

Paper: JM & Innovation in Concrete Technology. [Return to paper]
Glossary: 'shear'
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