shear plate

Definitions (2)

1. A shear-resisting plate used to reinforce the web of a steel beam.

2. In heavy timber construction, a round steel plate usually inserted in the face of a timber to provide shear resistance in joints between wood and nonwood.

Picture of shear plate
Picture of shear plate


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