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Angle Steel Member Capacity Based on AISC 360-05


INPUT DATA & DESIGN SUMMARY
ANGLE SIZE
L8X6X1
STEEL YIELD STRESS

Fy =

36

ksi

P=

10

kips, ASD
KLx =
20
KLy =
10

AXIAL COMPRESSION FORCE

STRONG GEOMETRIC AXIS EFFECTIVE LENGTH


WEAK GEOMETRIC AXIS EFFECTIVE LENGTH
STRONG GEOMETRIC AXIS BENDING MOMENT

Mrx =

Mry =

ft, (AISC 360-05 F2.2.c)

kips

WEAK GEOMETRIC AXIS BENDING UNBRACED LENGTH


Vweak =
WEAK DIRECTION SHEAR LOAD, ASD

ft

ft-kips, ASD
Lbx =
20

STRONG GEOMETRIC AXIS BENDING UNBRACED LENGTH


Vstrong =
STRONG DIRECTION SHEAR LOAD, ASD
77
WEAK GEOMETRIC AXIS BENDING MOMENT

ft

ft-kips, ASD
Lby =
10

60

ft

kips

THE DESIGN IS ADEQUATE.


ANALYSIS
CHECK COMBINED COMPRESSION AND BENDING CAPACITY (AISC 360-05, H1)

P r 8 M r ,max M r ,min

P c 9 M c ,max M c ,min

M r ,max

M
Pr

r ,min

2 P c M c,max M c,min
Where

, for P r 0.2
Pc

0.91

<

1.0

[Satisfactory]

, for P r 0.2
Pc

Pc = Pn / c =
Mr,max =

136

/ 1.67 =

81.28 kips, (AISC 360-05 Chapter E5)


Pr
>
[Satisfactory]

7.78

ft-kips

or

0.71

ft-kips

,(major principal axis bending)

0.71
Mc,max = Mn / b =

ft-kips

or

7.78

ft-kips

,(minor principal axis bending)

Mr,min =

Mc,min = Mn / b =

42.24

/ 1.67 =

25.29 ft-kips, (smaller equal-leg section used, AISC 360-05 Chapter F10-2)
Mr,max
>
[Satisfactory]

15.89

/ 1.67 =

9.51

>
CHECK SHEAR CAPACITY (AISC 360-05, G2)
Vn,strong / v =
172.8 / 1.67 =
Vn,weak / v =

129.6 / 1.67 =

ft-kips
Mr,min

[Satisfactory]

103.5 kips

>

Vstrong =

77.0

kips

[Satisfactory]

77.6

>

Vweak =

60.0

kips

[Satisfactory]

kips