How to find thickness of steel plate
Last Post 17 Jan 2015 04:56 AM by Ron Aldinho. 0 Replies.
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Ron Aldinho
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17 Jan 2015 04:56 AM
    I have a 300 mm diameter hole in the ground surrounded by concrete. This hole will be covered by a steel plate. I need to get a machine of weight 2.5 tonnes across this hole safely without any bending of the steel plate.

    How would i calculate the required thickness of the plate?

    Thank you