stepped column

stepped column

A column whose cross section changes abruptly at several points along its length.
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Request for quotations : selection of a contractor for the manufacture of stepped columns for the press -5325 of the fibreboard department of vitebskdrev ojsc according to the design documentation
A more recent solution for the exact buckling of constrained stepped columns was presented by Yang and Park in 2003 [7].
Park, "Exact buckling analysis of constrained stepped columns," International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, vol.
In her own work she moved to the production of miniature representations of the nude male body which were strategically placed upon bases that were mostly circular and suggested stepped arenas or terraces with stepped columns, scaled in size.