How to calculate the size of a gusset

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hi
i want dimensionning a gusset a have this structure .
how to do it
thank you
 

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this is a simple photo
 

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berkeman
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hi
i want dimensionning a gusset a have this structure .
how to do it
thank you

What is the structure used for? What will be the loading of the center beam?
 
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hi berkeman
my structure is a gantry crane
my load is 1000kg =10000N
thanks
 
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Doug Huffman
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The size of a gusset is a balance between a less effective trapezoid and a heavier triangle.
 
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hi
Doug Huffman
how do I calculate the dimension of my triangle
thanks
 
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berkeman
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hi berkeman
my structure is a gantry crane
my load is 1000kg =10000N
thanks

You are building a gantry crane to lift and move 1000kg loads, and you are asking for design advice on an Internet forum?

This thread is closed. You can sent me a personal message with details of your Mechanical Engineering education and experience, and I will consider re-opening the thread.
 

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