Tag: Direct Tension Indicators

Have you ever tightened a bolt? How tight is tight enough?

Have you ever tightened a bolt?  How tight is tight enough?  Is it possible to tighten it too much?  Whereas these questions might not matter as much when you assemble an IKEA side table for your living room, they sure do matter when you are tightening bolts in a member connection for a steel building. […]

Written by on August 31, 2017