need not be less than 4 in. nor can it exceed 6 in., i.e., 4 in. < < 6 in.

4 - #10 diagonal reinf


Ag is calculated by assuming a — cover around #4 ties.

Figure 4.48. Parameters for calculating diagonal beam reinforcement.

For the diagonally reinforced CB1 we have

Substituting the controlling value of 4.0 in. for the spacing s in Eqs. (21.3) and (21.4), we get

Note that Ag is calculated assuming a minimum cover of 3/4 in. around the diagonal core (Fig. 4.48).

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