TUBULAR MEMBER DESIGN CALCULATION

Chord to Branch 1
Code : API RP2A WSD
Unit : SI, N,mm (unless otherwise stated)
Input Parameter
Chord Brace Demensionless Parameter
D 1219.20 d 609.60 τ 0.58
T 22.00 t 12.70 β 0.50
Fyc 344.75 Fyb 248.22 γ 27.71
Type Brace 100% K angle Ѳ 90.00 Ѳ 1.57 rad
0% T & Y gap 50.80
0% X w/o diaphragms
0% X w/ diaphragms
Load Applied
Chord Brace
Axial (+ve Tension) Axial 800.64 (+ve Tension)
-4448.00 (-ve Compression) 0.00 (-ve Compression)
IPB Mom 339.00 IPB Mom 0.00
OPB Mom 113.00 OPB Mom 0.00
Unit : KN, KNm
Section Property
Chord Brace
Area 82744.52 Area 23815.25
E Modulus 24326765.16 E Modulus 3481368.04
f_ax (+ve) 0.00 f_ax (+ve) 33.62
f_ax (-ve) -53.76 f_ax (-ve) 0.00
f_ipb 13.94 f_ipb 0.00
f_opb 4.65 f_opb 0.00
Unit : N, mm
Compactibality Tubular connection
Chord Brace
D/T < 15 ~ 20 t/T > 50%
55.42 NOT COMPACT 0.58 OK
Check Effective Strength of the member
0.82 OK
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Punching shear stress applied
Vp = fn. τ . Sin Ѳ
Tension Compression
Vp 19.41 0.00 0.00 0.00
Unit : N, mm
Allowable Punching Shear Stress
Factor Qq :
Tension Compression Qβ = 1.00
K Qg = 1.63 Should not less than 1.0
T & Y so Qg = 1.63
X w/o dia 1.50 1.15
Axial Out-of-Plane
Bending
In-Plane
Bending
Axial
Type Brace
In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
2.45
1.50
5.06 2.71
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Fyc
Fyb
( ) Fyc
Fyc
Qf Qq Vpa × s
×
× × = 4 . 0
6 . 0 ¸
Tubular member Design Calculation Page 1
TUBULAR MEMBER DESIGN CALCULATION
Chord to Branch 1
Code : API RP2A WSD
Unit : SI, N,mm (unless otherwise stated)
X w/ dia
Factor Qf :
Stressed in the chord
Tension Compression
λ 0.05 0.02 A = 0.27
Qf 0.91 0.96
Value Vpa :
Tension Compression allowable Maximum Stress
K 47.74 47.74 = 137.90
T & Y 29.23 29.23
X w/o dia 29.23 22.41
X w/ dia 29.23 29.23
Ratio :
Tension Compression
K 0.41 0.00
T & Y 0.00 0.00
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.41 0.00 0.00 0.00 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.00 OK 0.41 OK
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Load Applied on the brace
Tension Compression
Unit : KN, KNm
Nominal Brace loads
Factor Qu :
Tension Compression
K
T & Y
X w/o dia 12.90 9.90
X w/ dia
Nominal loads :
Unit : KN, KNm
Tension Compression
K 1943.30 1943.30
95.43 53.82
0.00 0.00
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.03
Type Brace
0.94
5.06 2.71
1.50
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Applied
Load
800.64 0.00 0.00 0.00
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
21.07
12.90
12.90 6.90
12.90
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
561.60 316.33
2
0 . 1 A Qf ì¸ ÷ =
Fyc
opb f ipb f ax f
A
6 . 0
2 2 2
+ +
=
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2 2
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Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
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Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
u sin 7 . 1
2
×
×
× × =
T Fyc
Qf Qu Pa ( ) d
T Fyc
Qf Qu Ma ×
×
×
× × = 8 . 0
sin 7 . 1
2
u
Tubular member Design Calculation Page 2
TUBULAR MEMBER DESIGN CALCULATION
Chord to Branch 1
Code : API RP2A WSD
Unit : SI, N,mm (unless otherwise stated)
T & Y 1189.77 1189.77
X w/o dia 1189.77 913.08
X w/ dia 1189.77 1189.77
Ratio :
Tension Compression
K 0.41 0.00
T & Y 0.00 0.00
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.41 0.00 0.00 0.00 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.00 OK 0.41 OK
Auto Sizing Check
Compactibality Tubular connection OK Not Required ,If required taken t = 11.00
Check Effective Strength of the member OK Not Required ,If required taken 12.70 < t <= 15.44
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1219.20 < D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1219.20 < D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1219.20 < D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1219.20 < D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
0.00 0.00
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
561.60 316.33
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Tubular member Design Calculation Page 3
TUBULAR MEMBER DESIGN CALCULATION
Chord to Branch 2
Code : API RP2A WSD
Unit : SI, N,mm (unless otherwise stated)
Input Parameter
Chord Brace
D 1219.20 d 965.20
T 22.00 t 12.70
Fyc 344.75 Fyb 248.22
Type Brace 52% K angle Ѳ 45.00
48% T & Y gap 50.80
0% X w/o diaphragms
0% X w/ diaphragms
Load Applied
Chord Brace
Axial (+ve Tension) Axial 0.00 (+ve Tension)
-4448.00 (-ve Compression) -2179.52 (-ve Compression)
IPB Mom 339.00 IPB Mom 113.00
OPB Mom 113.00 OPB Mom 0.00
Section Property
Chord Brace
Area 82744.52 Area 38003.06
E Modulus 24326765.16 E Modulus 8931994.42
f_ax (+ve) 0.00 f_ax (+ve) 0.00
f_ax (-ve) -53.76 f_ax (-ve) -57.35
f_ipb 13.94 f_ipb 12.65
f_opb 4.65 f_opb 0.00
Compactibality Tubular connection
Chord Brace
D/T < 15 ~ 20 t/T > 50%
55.42 NOT COMPACT 0.58 OK
Check Effective Strength of the member
0.63
( )
1
5 . 1
11
sin
s
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u ¸t
Fyc
Fyb
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Punching shear stress applied
Vp = fn. τ . Sin Ѳ
Tension Compression
Vp 0.00 -23.41 5.16 0.00
Allowable Punching Shear Stress
Factor Qq :
Tension Compression Qβ =
K Qg =
T & Y
X w/o dia 1.35 1.12
X w/ dia
Factor Qf :
Tension Compression
λ 0.05 0.02
Qf 0.91 0.96
Value Vpa :
Tension Compression
K 43.05 43.05
T & Y 26.36 26.36
X w/o dia 26.36 21.74
X w/ dia 26.36 26.36
Ratio :
Tension Compression
K 0.00 0.28
0.06 0.00
86.12 48.98
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.03
0.94
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
2.21
4.57 2.47
1.35
1.35
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
( )
1
5 . 1
11
sin
s
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u ¸t
Fyc
Fyb
( ) Fyc
Fyc
Qf Qq Vpa × s
×
× × = 4 . 0
6 . 0 ¸
2
0 . 1 A Qf ì¸ ÷ =
Fyc
opb f ipb f ax f
A
6 . 0
2 2 2
+ +
=
T & Y 0.00 0.43
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.00 0.71 0.06 0.00 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.00 OK
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Load Applied on the brace
Tension Compression
Nominal Brace loads
Factor Qu :
Tension Compression
K
T & Y
X w/o dia 18.44 15.24
X w/ dia
Nominal loads :
Unit : KN, KNm
Tension Compression
K 3928.84 3928.84
T & Y 2405.41 2405.41
X w/o dia 2405.41 1987.26
X w/ dia 2405.41 2405.41
Ratio :
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
1797.74 1021.43
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
30.12
18.44
18.44 9.95
18.44
0.06 0.00
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Applied
Load
0.00 -2179.52 113.00 0.00
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Vp
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
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opb pb i
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
u sin 7 . 1
2
×
×
× × =
T Fyc
Qf Qu Pa ( ) d
T Fyc
Qf Qu Ma ×
×
×
× × = 8 . 0
sin 7 . 1
2
u
Tension Compression
K 0.00 0.29
T & Y 0.00 0.43
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.00 0.72 0.06 0.00 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.00 OK
Auto Sizing Check
Compactibality Tubular connection OK Not Required ,If required taken
Check Effective Strength of the member OK Not Required ,If required taken
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00
1219.20
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00
1219.20
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00
1219.20
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00
1219.20
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.06 0.00
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t
Demensionless Parameter
τ 0.58
β 0.79
γ 27.71
Ѳ 0.79 rad
Unit : KN, KNm
Unit : N, mm
OK
Unit : N, mm
1.11
1.63 Should not less than 1.0
so Qg = 1.63
Stressed in the chord
A = 0.27
allowable Maximum Stress
= 137.90
Fyc
opb f ipb f ax f
A
6 . 0
2 2 2
+ +
=
0.75 OK
Unit : KN, KNm
1 arcsin
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2 2
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AX
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
t
( ) d
T Fyc
Qf Qu Ma ×
×
×
× × = 8 . 0
sin 7 . 1
2
u
0.76 OK
t = 11.00
12.70 < t <= 20.11
,If required taken by increasing T & D
< T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
< D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
< T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
< D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
< T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
< D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
< T < 27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
< D < 1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
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TUBULAR MEMBER DESIGN CALCULATION
Chord to Branch 3
Code : API RP2A WSD
Unit : SI, N,mm (unless otherwise stated)
Input Parameter
Chord Brace Demensionless Parameter
D 1219.20 d 762.00 τ
T 22.00 t 12.70 β
Fyc 344.75 Fyb 248.22 γ
Type Brace 100% K angle Ѳ 45.00 Ѳ
0% T & Y gap 50.80
0% X w/o diaphragms
0% X w/ diaphragms
Load Applied
Chord Brace
Axial (+ve Tension) Axial 0.00 (+ve Tension)
-4448.00 (-ve Compression) -1134.24 (-ve Compression)
IPB Mom 339.00 IPB Mom 0.00
OPB Mom 113.00 OPB Mom 56.50
Unit :
Section Property
Chord Brace
Area 82744.52 Area 29895.74
E Modulus 24326765.16 E Modulus 5508464.72
f_ax (+ve) 0.00 f_ax (+ve) 0.00
f_ax (-ve) -53.76 f_ax (-ve) -37.94
f_ipb 13.94 f_ipb 0.00
f_opb 4.65 f_opb 10.26
Unit :
Compactibality Tubular connection
Chord Brace
D/T < 15 ~ 20 t/T > 50%
55.42 NOT COMPACT 0.58 OK
Check Effective Strength of the member
0.61 OK
( )
1
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11
sin
s
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u ¸t
Fyc
Fyb
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Punching shear stress applied
Vp = fn. τ . Sin Ѳ
Tension Compression
Vp 0.00 -15.49 0.00 4.19
Unit :
Allowable Punching Shear Stress
Factor Qq :
Tension Compression Qβ = 1.00
K Qg = 1.63
T & Y
X w/o dia 1.42 1.07
X w/ dia
Factor Qf :
Tension Compression
λ 0.05 0.02 A =
Qf 0.91 0.96
Value Vpa :
Tension Compression allowable Maximum Stress
K 45.19 45.19 =
T & Y 27.67 27.67
X w/o dia 27.67 20.88
X w/ dia 27.67 27.67
Ratio :
Tension Compression
K 0.00 0.34
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
2.32
4.79 2.45
1.42
1.42
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.03
0.94
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
90.38 48.56
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.00 0.09
( )
1
5 . 1
11
sin
s
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+
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u ¸t
Fyc
Fyb
( ) Fyc
Fyc
Qf Qq Vpa × s
×
× × = 4 . 0
6 . 0 ¸
2
0 . 1 A Qf ì¸ ÷ =
Fyc
opb f ipb f ax f
A
6 . 0
2 2 2
+ +
=
T & Y 0.00 0.00
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.00 0.34 0.00 0.09 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.01 OK
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Load Applied on the brace
Tension Compression
Unit :
Nominal Brace loads
Factor Qu :
Tension Compression
K
T & Y
X w/o dia 15.28 11.54
X w/ dia
Nominal loads :
Unit : KN, KNm
Tension Compression
K 3254.21 3254.21
T & Y 1992.37 1992.37
X w/o dia 1992.37 1505.21
X w/ dia 1992.37 1992.37
Ratio :
0.00 0.09
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
Applied
Load
0.00 -1134.24 0.00 56.50
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
24.95
15.28
15.28
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
1175.56 630.94
15.28 7.79
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Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
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opb pb i
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
u sin 7 . 1
2
×
×
× × =
T Fyc
Qf Qu Pa ( ) d
T Fyc
Qf Qu Ma ×
×
×
× × = 8 . 0
sin 7 . 1
2
u
Tension Compression
K 0.00 0.35
T & Y 0.00 0.00
X w/o dia 0.00 0.00
X w/ dia 0.00 0.00
Total 0.00 0.35 0.00 0.09 OK
Interaction Equation :
0.01 OK
Auto Sizing Check
Compactibality Tubular connection OK Not Required ,If required taken t =
Check Effective Strength of the member OK Not Required ,If required taken 12.70
Based on Punching Shear Allowable Stress
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T <
1219.20 < D <
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T <
1219.20 < D <
Based on Nominal Loads Capacity
Standalone capacity OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T <
1219.20 < D <
Interaction OK Not Required ,If required taken by increasing T & D
22.00 < T <
1219.20 < D <
Type Brace
Axial In-Plane
Bending
Out-of-Plane
Bending
0.00 0.09
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Ma
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Ma
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Pa
P
t
Demensionless Parameter
0.58
0.63
27.71
0.79 rad
KN, KNm
N, mm
N, mm
Should not less than 1.0
so Qg = 1.63
Stressed in the chord
0.27
allowable Maximum Stress
137.90
Fyc
opb f ipb f ax f
A
6 . 0
2 2 2
+ +
=
0.40 OK
KN, KNm
1 arcsin
2
2 2
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Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
Vpa
Vp
t
0.41 OK
11.00
< t <= 20.90
,If required taken by increasing T & D
27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
,If required taken by increasing T & D
27.50 (inc. 25% of Chord thk)
1341.12 (inc. 10% of Chord thk)
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AX
Ma
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Ma
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Pa
P
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