Basic Difference between WSD and USD Method of Reinforced Concrete
Hello Everyone,Thank for your interest to read my article .Today I share some Basic Difference of WSD(Working Stress Design ) Method and USD (Ultimate Stress Design) Method of reinforced Concrete.
At First we need to know What Exactly WSD and USD Method reinforced Concrete is ?
You got the Basic Definition of Working Stress Design and Ultimate Stress Design and their Assuptions in my another article .
The Difference between Working Stress Design and Ultimate Stress Design method of Reinforced Concrete Are ,,
|USD(Ultimate Stress Design) Method||WSD(Working Stress Design) Method|
|Its primarily based on strength concept of Concrete .||Its based on the linear theory or elastic theory .|
|Its Consider to Design Critical Combination of load .||Its Consider to Design carring load .|
|Its Designing to elastic behaviour of materials .||Its Designing to plastic behaviour of materials .|
|Materials strength to be used for member Design .||Modular Ratio used for member Design|
|Stability of Structure is more then WSD||Stability of Structure is less then USD|
|Low Cost Design Method||High Cost Design Method|
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