Catenary Arches

Some articles on catenary arches, arches, catenary:

Antoni Gaudí - Works - Neo-Gothic Period
... includes a corridor which is famous for the series of catenary arches that it contains ... These elegant arches are decorative and support the ceiling and the floor above ... The porch has three large flared arches, built of ashlar and separated by sloping buttresses ...
The Inverted Catenary Arch
... Catenary arches are often used in the construction of kilns ... Louis, Missouri, United States is sometimes said to be an (inverted) catenary, but this is incorrect ... It is close to a more general curve called a flattened catenary, with equation y = A cosh(B x ), which is a catenary if A B = 1  ...

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