LRFD Tension Member Design



Design of the following elements under tension loading in accordance with LRFD specifications;

  • Channel Sections 
  • HSS (welded)
  • HSS (bolted)
  • Single L (bolted)
  • Single L (welded)
  • W (bolted flanges)
  • W (bolted web)
  • WT (welded)

 DESCRIPTION -Check design tensile strength of Channel Shape members to AISC LRFD 3rd Ed. -Effect of shear lag is considered. -Further Shear and Tension rupture analysis per specific connection is required. -Material assumed to conform to ASTM A36



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Design with Standard Structural Sections

LRFD design

Tension Members

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