propped cantilever

propped cantilever

[′präpt ′kant·əl‚ē·vər]
(civil engineering)
A beam having one built-in support and one simple support.
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For each direction of bending, two cases of boundary conditions were considered: the simply supported and the propped cantilever conditions.
Caption: Figure 12: Midspan displacement time histories of the propped cantilever column W150 x 24 with bending about the minor y-y axis.
Caption: Figure 21: Deformation shape and plastic hinge locations of propped cantilever column W150 x 24 with bending about the major x-x axis.
Caption: Figure 22: Deformation shape and plastic hinge locations of propped cantilever column W150 x 24 with bending about the minor y-y axis.
(b) Propped cantilever W150 x 24 with bending about the major x-x axis.
The upper tiers of seats are propped cantilevers, supported by the masts and the massive framed concrete structure that provides a base for the mid tiers of seats and houses annular circulation, utilities and catering facilities.