Types Of Stirrups Used In Beam and Column:
Stirrups are used to resist lateral shear stress and diagonal tension stress in RCC structure. Thus stirrups help to prevent buckling failure in columns.
Depending upon the nature of construction, the different types of stirrups used in beam and columns are listed below:
1. Single Legged Stirrups:
2. Two-legged or Double Legged Stirrups:
3. Four-legged Stirrups:
4. Six-legged Stirrups:
Sometimes, three-legged stirrups are also used in construction.