TPIC-96 Standard Limit States Design
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1. General 2. Material 3. Specified Loads 4. Member Design Procedure

Figure 4.1.2 Simple and Compound Analogue
Figure Standard Heel Analogue
Figure Girder Heel
Figure Raised Heel
Figure Short Cantilevered Heels
Figure Cantilevered Heels
Figure Joints
Figure Joints
Figure Top Chord Bearing

5. Joint Design Procedures Appendices (see January 1, 2004 Revisions)

A. Short Cantilevers Addendum: Errata and Revisions