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Steel Column Axial compression

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Steel Column Axial compression

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November 22, 2017

Member Dimensions

Section Designation
Metric
Imperial


Shape:
Sections from database
Effective Length
KxLx:
mm (strong axis)
KyLy:
mm (weak axis)

Optimum Section

Factored Axial Load
Cf
kN
Leave Cf empty for faster results.
(Based on shape and lengths specified above.)

Properties

Section: W1100x499

Shape: Wide-flange
Imperial designation: W44x335

Properties:

Mass = 499 kg/m
b = 405 mm
rx = 452 mm
Fy = 345 MPa
A = 63400 mm2
d = 1118 mm
ry = 88.8 mm
E =200000 MPa
[cl: 13.3.1]

Axial Resistance - Flexural Buckling

&Phi = 0.9
n = 1.34
&lambda = KL/r*(Fy/(&pi2E))0.5
&lambdax = 0.02925
&lambday = 0.14888
Cr = &Phi*A*Fy*(1+&lambda2n)-1/2
Crx = 19684.56kN
Cry = 19597kN

Cr = 19597kN


Optimum Section - (Minimized Mass)

Given Cf = 100 kN

Optimal Section: W150x13

Shape: Wide-flange
Imperial designation: W6x8.5

Properties:

Mass = 13 kg/m
b = 100 mm
rx = 61.7 mm
Fy = 345 MPa
A = 1610 mm2
d = 148 mm
ry = 22.5 mm
E =200000 MPa
n =1.34 MPa
Crx = 493.98kN
Cry = 425.64kN

Cr = 426kN


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All section data provided on this page is from the STRUCTURAL SECTION TABLES (SST) Version 9.2 of the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC)

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This information must be read or used in conjunction with CAN/CSA-S16-01 Limit States Design of Steel Structures and the CISC Handbook of Steel Construction - 9th ed.

In the event of discrepancies, CAN/CSA-S16-01 Limit States Design of Steel Structures and the CISC Handbook of Steel Construction - 9th ed. shall govern.

By using Jabacus or information derived from this Service, you have agreed to the Terms of Service.

All section data provided on this page is from the STRUCTURAL SECTION TABLES (SST) Version 9.2 of the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC)

By using the steel section information provided to you by Jabacus, in addition to the jabacus TOS, you agree to the terms in the CISC License, particularly that you are prohibited from disseminating this data and the Warranty Disclaimers and Liability Limitations.

This information must be read or used in conjunction with CAN/CSA-S16-01 Limit States Design of Steel Structures and the CISC Handbook of Steel Construction - 9th ed.

In the event of discrepancies, CAN/CSA-S16-01 Limit States Design of Steel Structures and the CISC Handbook of Steel Construction - 9th ed. shall govern.


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