Shear Jon Heath March 27, 2018 10:38 Follow A slicing or tearing force that typically controls near the supports of a member. End shear is near end support. Continuous shear is near intermediate support. Related articles 'Save as' in BC Calc® Offline Mode (Chrome) Safe Load (a.k.a. Office Safe Load) Residential Garage Floor (US only) Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.