Eccentric-braced frame | Article about eccentric-braced frame by The Free Dictionary
whose centerline braces are offset from the intersection of the centerlines of the columns and beams.
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Some experts foresee a new approach to rack design--one that eliminates the use of very stiff rack structures by replacing them with moment-resisting, eccentric-braced frames