Stress in a plate due to a point load.xls
Purpose of calculation: Calculate plate bending stress when subject to a point load.
Calculation Reference: First principles
Peterson's Stress Concentration
28 Apr 2009
Full download access to any calculation is available to users with a paid or awarded subscription (XLC Pro).
Subscriptions are free to contributors to the site, alternatively they can be purchased.
Click here for information on subscriptions.
I am working up an interesting fatigue calculation from the manual too (watch this space). I hope they help to persuade rolling stock companies take out corporate subscriptions.