WT Braces Mar 2020

In the petrochemical business, it is quite common to see structural steel braces built from WT shapes. If you like Table 4-12 in the AISC 15th Edition, then you might like the attached example plots which I built on the same principle. AISC 15th Edition LRFD maximum axial capacities in kips; KL in feet Maximum […]

ASCE 7-16 Ice Loading Apr 2018

Function get_iceweight, a function of … structural shape all kinds of structural shapes pipe, HSS, bar L, 2L, 2L spaced C, MC W, S, M, HP WT, ST, MT ‘basic’ ice thickness from ASCE map importance factor for ice function of height above grade topographic factor ice density Excel implementation … Self documentation for function […]