If the fillet weld is ruptured, the story shear at the interface between a flat slab and a CCFT column will not be transferred to the column.
What does FW stand for?
FW stands for Fillet Weld (metallurgy)
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- Federal Works Agency
- Feed Water
- Feldwebel (German)
- Fellow Worker (Industrial Workers of the World)
- Field Weld
- Field Wiring
- Field Work Proposal
- Fifth Wheel
- Fighter Wing
- Filament Winding
Samples in periodicals archive:
In the visual inspection, throat thickness of fillet welds was estimated.
Suitable for use on angle grinders of all output levels, it is ideal for work on weld seams and for grinding surfaces and fillet welds.
When you feel okay (it doesn't have to be perfect) about the bead on flat steel, put two pieces together and weld them, then try a 90-degree fillet weld.
Used fillet welds in preference to groove welds, provided the size is not too large.
The roof support system above the one-story building features open web trusses and bottom chord bracing, which fillet weld connections.