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    • Braced Frame Using Asymmetrical Friction Connections (AFC) 

      Chanchi Golondrino, J.; Xie, R.; MacRae, G.A.; Chase, J.G.; Rodgers, G.W.; Clifton, C. (University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources EngineeringUniversity of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2015)
      A single storey moment resisting frame with one bay and equipped with a concentric AFC brace was tested. The asymmetrical friction connection brace (AFC brace) was assembled using one 250PFC channel, two Bisalloy 500 ...
    • Low damage brace using a Symmetrical Friction Connection (SFC) detail 

      Chanchi Golondrino, J.; Xie, R.; MacRae, G.A.; Chase, J.G.; Rodgers, G.W.; Clifton, C. (University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources EngineeringUniversity of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2015)
      This paper reports on the quasi-static testing of a brace equipped with a symmetrical friction connection detail at one end of the brace. The symmetrical friction connection detail was assembled using Bisalloy 500 shims, ...