anchorage deformation

anchorage deformation

[′aŋ·kə·rij dē‚fȯr′mā·shən]
(civil engineering)
The shortening of tendons due to their modification or slippage when the prestressing force is transferred to the anchorage device. Also known as anchorage slip.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

anchorage deformation, anchorage slip

The shortening of tendons in prestressed concrete due to the deformation of the anchorage or slippage of the tendons in the anchorage device when the prestressing force is transferred to the anchorage device.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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(2) The prestress losses of CFRP plates obtained by the FBG-CFRP plate in the posttensioned system presented in this study are dominated by the shortterm anchorage deformation and the retracted value of CFRPs, approximately 11.5% to 15.2% of the initial prestress.

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