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Restraint to chords

BS 5950 indicates that purlins can be assumed to provide out-of-plane restraint to trusses. David Brown of the SCI discusses the intended scope of the advice and warns against straying outside the intended application.

In order to retain the accurate formatting of the equations in this technical paper, this article is available as a pdf download only.

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