planar frame

planar frame

A structural frame composed of individual members all of which are in the same plane.
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The concluding chapters focus on the planar frame system and different methods of analysis including elastic analysis, nonlinear analysis, and seismic analysis of stability.
The south facade overlooking the pond is more contingent, with clear glazing deeply recessed and the projecting planar frames folded in response to landscape.