Design and Cost

Design and Cost - To minimize the cost many of the Solid...

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Design and Cost The Design we are using to build our bridge is a Single-Span Truss design because we feel it has great stability for long term use. We used Different types of hollow tubes for the most part of the upper side of the bridge. The bottom required more support and we used solid bars made from carbon steel for the base support of the bridge.
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Unformatted text preview: To minimize the cost many of the Solid bars were therefore replaced by thicker and stronger hollow tubes to maintain strength and allow us to spend less. At $9,692.20 this bridge is a bang for the buck because of its strength and quality, a bridge like this for under $10,000.00, is a steal....
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