eccentric tendon

eccentric tendon

In prestressed concrete, a tendon which follows a trajectory not coincident with the gravity axis of the member.
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It consists of a force-multiplier device made up of two connecting rods anchored to an eccentric tendon (Figure 1).
A multiplier device was considered, made up of two rods anchored by an eccentric tendon (Figure 1) with an initial angle of [[alpha].