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## In a gusseted base, when the end of the column is machined for complete bearing on the base plate, then the axial load is assumed to be transferred to base plate |

A. | fully by direct bearing |

B. | fully through fastenings |

C. | 50% by direct bearing and 50% through fastenings |

D. | 75% by direct bearing and 25% through fastenings |

Answer» C. 50% by direct bearing and 50% through fastenings |

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