What is corbel design?
Brackets and corbels may be described as short cantilevers that project from the inner face of concrete columns or walls to support heavy concentrated loads of cranes and precast beams. The corbel is generally built monolithically with the column or wall. The shear span-to-depth is often less than unity.
What is root of corbel?
The word corbel comes from Old French and derives from the Latin corbellus, a diminutive of corvus (“raven”), which refers to the beak-like appearance. Similarly, the French refer to a bracket-corbel, usually a load-bearing internal feature, as a corbeau (“crow”).
What is RCC corbel?
Corbel or bracket is a reinforced concrete member is a short-haunched cantilever used to support the reinforced concrete beam element. Corbel is structural element to support the pre-cast structural system such as pre-cast beam and pre-stressed beam.