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development of the NODUS space structural system.

H. B. Walker

development of the NODUS space structural system.

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Published by [University of Surrey & British Steel Corporation] in [Guildford] .
Written in English


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Paper presented at the official opening of the Space Structures Research Laboratory, 12th April, 1972.

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Open LibraryOL13967360M

SPACE FRAME - In architecture and structural engineering, a space frame or space structure is a truss-like, lightweight rigid structure constructed from interlocking struts in a geometric pattern. Space frames can be used to span large areas with few interior supports pins. THE STRUCTURE OF SPACE PROBLEM STATEMENT: Two types of basic stru ctural systems will be investigated in this project. The systems will be limited to structure and the implications which structure imposes on space, circulation, and sequence. No functional considerations will be dealt with in this project. STRUCTURAL SYSTEM NO. 1: BEARING WALL. The purpose of this NASA Technical Standard is to establish NASA structural design and test factors, as well as service life factors to be used for spaceflight hardware development and verification. The primary objective of this NASA Technical Standard is to define factors .


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