get_next, get_prev, in Python OrderedDict 08/2018

I provide an example class based on an OrderedDict — with an adjunct dictionary to index to the next and prev OrderedDict entry. In my case, I have a rather static OrderedDict: it is a dictionary of AISC shape objects. The function set_prev_next() must be called after each operation that modifies OrderedDict. class MyClass(coll.OrderedDict): mynpdict […]

ASCE 7-16 Ice Loading 04/2018

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 […]

Online Moment Capacity Calculator 08/2017

Online Calculator Try it using link: User Input ______ Fy (ksi) ______ Shape selection (text), For example: ‘W12x’ plots all W12 shapes ‘MT’     plots all MT shapes ______ Lb (feet) ______ Cb (decimal number) Output AISC LRFD Strong Axis Moment Capacity (15th Edition) Graph: X axis: Section weight (pounds per foot) Y […]