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## The minimum edge distance of a rivet line connecting two or more plates, is kept equal to 37 mm plus (where t is the thickness in mm of the thinner outside plate). |

A. | 2 t |

B. | 4 t |

C. | 6 t |

D. | 8 t |

Answer» B. 4 t |

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Design of Steel Structures

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