Engineers Corner: Calculate the Location of the Plastic Neutral Axis for an Asymmetrical Steel Section
Assumption: Top flange is in compression and bottom flange is in tension. Definitions: PNA: The plastic neutral axis is defined as the axis that divides the cross section such that [...]
Part 3 in the CISC Handbook of Steel Construction shows various configurations of beam-to-column moment connections designed to resist wind and gravity loads, along with detailed calculations. As illustrated [...]
To calculate the shear stress, τ and angular deflection, θ caused by a torsional moment generated by the application of forces acting at some distance from the centroid, the polar [...]
Bonnie Pankratz, President, AXIS Inspection Group Ltd. NDT Methods The most important question you need to ask when approaching Inspection and testing, is what do you want to accomplish? How [...]
Beam load tables for rectangular HSS have been published in the Handbook of Steel Construction up to the 10th Edition, 2010. Due to lack of space, these design tables were [...]
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