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Metal Curtain Wall Fasteners Addendum
AAMA TIR-A9-91 (2000 Addendum)

TABLE OF CONTENTS
20. PULLOUT STRENGTH IN ALUMINUM SUBSTRATES ...................................................................................................... 1
REFERENCE ................................................................................................................................................................................................. 2
FIGURE 6c ...................................................................................................................................................................................................... 3
FIGURE 6d...................................................................................................................................................................................................... 4
SLOTTED AND CROSS RECESSED HEAD TAPPING SCREWS DIAGRAM...................................................................... 5
FASTENER LOAD TABLES 32 – 43 ................................................................................................................................................ 6-17

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BP. from testing to-date.95 (0.375" for UNC and for spaced thread. Unified National Coarse) and Fig.) N = Threads per unit length for a screw (thds. 19 Eqn.125" b.0 for determining allowable pullout values. The equations for spaced threads (screw thread types AB. The following equations are applicable for tapping screws where: 0.25" Equation 16 Pnot = 1.375" Equation 17 Pnot= [ t N TSA(I) Ftu ] / (3)1/2 (2) The test data (for base thickness [t] of 1/8".20.80 (0. c) and spaced thread (d. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 a.) for 0. 16 Eqn.80 (0. 17 Eqn.7) = 0.) for 0. B. PULLOUT STRENGTH IN ALUMINUM SUBSTRATES (1) Variable Definitions Fty = Tensile yield strength (psi) Ftu = Tensile ultimate strength (psi) t = Average material thickness (in.2/N) c. 6c (UNC.) for 2/N < t < 4/N Equation 19 Pnot = 1. F.560.164" < D < 0./thread) Predicted Pullout Most of the actual (not allowable) pullout values.250" < t < 0.7) = 0.) for 0.060" < t < 0.080" < t < 0. from the preceding equations. Both the Aluminum Association Specification (1994) and the AISI Cold-Formed Steel Specification (1996) use a safety factor equal to 3.060" < t < 1/8" (yield) 1/8" < t < 1/4" (transition) 1/4" < t < 3/8" (shear strength) 0.3125" (shear strength) Eqn.665. for 0. Specified or expected minimum values of tensile yield and Page 1 .080" < t < 2/N b.9 π D t Ftu ] / (3)1/2 Allowable Values for Design Predicted (nominal) values for fastener pullout (Pnot ). 3/16" and 1/4") indicate a transition in pullout behavior from yielding (of thin bases) to shearing of the internal threads (in thick bases).25 . BF and BT) are: For spaced-thread fasteners.164" < D < 0.26 D Ftu (t .2 D Fty (4/N . e. 18 Eqn./in) Pnot = Nominal pull-out strength per screw (lb. b.080" Ki = 0.) d.) D = Nominal thread diameter (in. transition.) for 0. are divided by a safety factor of 3.) 0.) e.0. can be characterized by two types of equations: one based on tensile yield strength Fty (to account for the stretching and bending of the hole's circumference in "thin" aluminum) and one based on tensile ultimate strength Ftu (to account for shearing of internal threads in "thick" aluminum).) c. in. D.038" < t < 2/N (yield) 2/N < t < 4/N (transition) 4/N < t < 0.) f.3125" Pnot Equation 20 = [ 0.) TSA(I) = Internal thread stripping area (sq.16 N TSA(I) Ftu (t .038" < t < 0. refer to Fig. 20 For representative plots. Equation 18 Pnot = [ Ki π D t Fty ] / (3)1/2 Behavior zones for UNC (a.) for 4/N < t < 0.7) = 0.) Pa = Allowable pullout (lb. are identified as follows: a. 15 Eqn.080" Ki = 0.t) + 1. for 0. G and T) are: a.560.2 D Ft y (0. 6d (spaced threads). for 0.7) = 0. The equations for UNC threads (screw thread types C.125" < t < 0. shear strength).0 in order to determine allowable values (Pa).5" 0.95 (0.) b. it appears helpful to also consider the number of threads engaged (t N) in order to separate the three behavior regions (yield.t) + 3.665.038" < t < 2/N for spaced threads Where: Ki = 0. for 0.060" < t < 0. f) fasteners.125" Equation 15 Pnot = [ Ki π D t Fty ] / (3)1/2 Where: Ki = 0.125) c.

Review of coefficients of variation Cv for the tests indicates that the largest value is 11. consider m = 1.6 times the allowable AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 The few cases which had predicted values (Pp ) greater than average tests values (Pt ) were at most 4. the maximum Cv was 8. Xa = (1 . Xa is the value which. Values for K are taken from Juran's Quality Control Handbook .6759. and are one sided factors for 99% exceeding with a confidence of 95%..533.981. If the coefficient of variation Cv (= 100% s/Xm) is considered.533) which is the minimum desired value of Xa / Xm.82%). #8-18. only the one extreme value of coefficient of variation (11. J.5294 Xm . then the equation of Xa can be written: Xa = [1 .533. some statements may be made about the expected variation in pullout values of a large number of fasteners (of a given size and type) from aluminum of given thickness. This means that about 99% of the local yield and tensile strengths. Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures. As given in reference [2]. tension force.0 for a discussion).5446 Xm .04 = 0.82% (series h97.Ks. 4th ed.650 > 0. then 99% or more of the population of fasteners are expected to be capable of resisting an "ultimate" tension force equal to 1.. Goepfert.6 T). Page 2 . 0. Spaced Threads. 5/16-18. This performance level is based on a particular fastener type and diameter. a given base thickness. are expected to equal or exceed the minimum values. #8-18. with a 95% confidence level.04 Xm because 0.533. The resulting values of Xa / Xm are at least 0.K Cv )Xm = 0. alloy and temper.088" thick).6759 / 1. Xa / Xm is large enough to compensate for Pp = 1. the specified (or expected) minimum values of yield and tensile strength would be used.184" thickness). Thus. n = 10. n = 10 and Xa = 0. If the safety factor (F) is considered equal to an overload factor (m) divided by an under-capacity factor ( Ö ): F = m/Ö .02. Therefore.M. 3. the use of a design safety factor of 3 is expected to result in an actual safety factor (against pullout) which is significantly greater than 3.0 = 0. The Aluminum Association. for the average piece of aluminum with a tapping fastener which is loaded in tension.ultimate tensile strength are used to determine allowable values for design. Allowable Pullout Values Based on Measured Mechanical Properties Next consider a safety factor (F) of 3 (per reference [1]) applied to the predicted value of pullout Pp to determine an allowable value Pa where: Pa = Pp /3. These values are substantially less than the corresponding average values.K (s/Xm )] (Xm ) = (100% . 1994. For this set of tests. American Society of Civil Engineers. in the article "Statistical Aspects of Mechanical Property Assurance" by W. ASTM volume 02. mT < Ö Pp where T is the design tension per fastener and T < Pa = Pp / (m/ Ö ). Given the mean (X m).14% (series K89. References 1. Specifications for Aluminum Structures: Allowable Stress Design. UNC. with 95% confidence. Aluminum and Magnesium Alloys.0605" thickness).6/3.6 for live load.44% for series h97. and a range of local mechanical properties (tensile yield and tensile ultimate) similar to that in the corresponding set of tests. published by McGraw-Hill. sample standard deviation (s) and number of samples (n). Refer to reference [3] for the above formula for Xa and a table of values for K as a function of n. is expected to be exceeded by 99% of the population. results in an allowable value for which slightly fewer than 99% of installed fasteners would be expected to have actual pullout capacities equal to or greater than the ultimate load mT ( = 1. Thus. Thus Ö = m/F = 1. Spaced Threads. For the next largest Cv ( = 11. 0. the resulting allowable (pullout) loads will typically be less than 1/3 of test values of pullout loads. Discussion of Test Results and Predicted Values Using statistics to study the test results. In other words.82%. a value (Xa ) can be determined by the equation: Xa = X m . and therefore K = 3. (See Aluminum Design Manual Part V. For those tests. if Xa > Ö Xm = 0. for C v = 11. In this "extreme" case. Since minimum yield and ultimate strength values are less than the average values.533 Xm and if the predicted value Pp < Xm. 0. ASCE 7-95.P.KCv)Xm .5294 < 0. in lieu of sample standard deviation.00% more than Pt . Design Values Based on Minimum Mechanical Properties Note that to establish design values of allowable pullout. edited by Juran. section 1. with Xa / X m = 0. Equation 21 Pa = Pnot (1/3) Thus using measured properties. which substantially exceeds Ö ( = 0. 2.

3 0.RELATIVE PLOT OF PULLOUT vs. 2 For strength region 3.1 . assumed (Fu/Fy) = 22/16 = 1. t (Inches) Fig.4 BASE THICKNESS. 6c Notes: * Force units: Based on (π D Fy/ (3) 1/2 ) equal to ten. TSA(I) = 0. to get ratio of thread shr. Plot pertains to aluminum bases and steel fasteners. for relative scale.125 0. and N = 24 thrds.05 0. BASE THICKNESS FOR UNC THREADED FASTENERS 5 Yield Transition Equation 15 Strength (of Threads) Equation 16 Equation 17 * PULLOUT (Relative Units) 4 3 3 2 1 0 2 1 1b 1a 0 0 0.35 0. values to base yield values. for yield region 1.25 0.2 0.017 in /thrd. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 3 ./in.15 0.375.

BASE THICKNESS FOR SPACED THREADED FASTENERS 5 Yield Transition Equation 18 Strength (of Threads) Equation 20 Equation 19 * PULLOUT (Relative Units) 4 3 1 0 3 2 2 1 1b 1a 0 0 0.35 0.125 0.15 0. 6d Notes: 1/2 * Force units: Based on (π D Fy/ (3) ) equal to ten.3 0.375 for this plot.08 0. t (Inches) Fig.038 0.1 . for relative scale. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 4 .RELATIVE PLOT OF PULLOUT vs. assumed (F u/F y) = 22/16 = 1.2 0. and steel fasteners. for yield region 1.4 BASE THICKNESS.05 .25 0. For strength region 3. Plot pertains to aluminum bases.

SLOTTED AND CROSS RECESSED HEAD TAPPING SCREWS Pictorial Representation AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 ANSI/ASME Designation Page 5 .

0.2 d Fty (0.08 53 62 70 81 64 74 84 98 84 98 111 129 --------- --------- --------- 0. 4.25 0.25" < t < 0.070 0.4375 0.052 0.125" : 1/2 F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) F y (Tensile Yield Strength) 19000 16000 psi psi Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.080" < t < 0. In.125" < t < 0.072 0.2500 0.010 0.019 0. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked./Thread 0.0)(K)( π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.1640 0.3750 0.t) + 1.027 0.375 213 262 296 349 440 533 626 715 293 370 417 494 625 761 896 1022 365 463 520 616 780 949 1118 1275 439 555 625 740 938 1141 1344 1533 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 3003-H14 99 115 131 151 189 ------- 132 153 174 201 251 302 ----- 172 207 234 274 344 415 487 556 For 0. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22. unless tested at a lesser thickness.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu)/ (3) NOTES: 1.038 0.25" : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.156 0.125)] For 0.2160 0.060" < t < 0. 2.3125 0.06 0.060" < t < 0.560 0.16 N [TSA(I)] Ftu (t .125 0.375" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/ 3.1900 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.188 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 32 3003-H14 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Thread Diameter Per Inch (Inch) #8-32 #10-24 #12-24 1/4-20 5/16-18 3/8-16 7/16-14 1/2-13 0.080" K = 0.25 . Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 6 . 3.665 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.170 0.5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.312 0.125" For 0.0)[1.094 0.

125)] For 0.125" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.027 0.375 217 269 302 355 449 544 639 729 308 393 439 520 658 801 943 1076 384 490 548 648 821 999 1177 1343 462 589 658 779 987 1201 1415 1614 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 5005-H34 Fu (Tensile Ultimate Strength) 20000 psi Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) 15000 psi 93 108 122 142 177 ------- 124 143 163 188 236 283 ----- 169 205 231 271 340 411 482 550 For 0.070 0.060" < t < 0.072 0.125 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.1900 0.125" For 0. 2.0.25" : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.t) + 1. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 7 . 3.25" < t < 0.080" < t < 0.060" < t < 0. 4.0) [1.2160 0. unless tested at a lesser thickness. In. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.08 50 58 66 76 60 69 79 91 79 92 104 121 --------- --------- --------- 0.06 0.125" < t < 0.1640 0.4375 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 33 5005-H34 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Thread Diameter Per Inch (Inch) #8-32 #10-24 #12-24 1/4-20 5/16-18 3/8-16 7/16-14 1/2-13 0.019 0.080" K = 0.560 0./Thread 0.16 N [TSA(I)] Ftu (t .0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.665 0.156 0.010 0. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.25 0.3125 0.017 0.094 0.038 0.188 0.375" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/3.2 d F ty (0.25 .2500 0.312 0.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu)/ (3) NOTES: 1.052 0.3750 0.

Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.3750 0.2 d Fty (0.665 0.027 0.156 0.375" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/ 3.06 0.072 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 34 6061-T6 Nominal Thread Diameter & Thread Per Inch D Nominal Thread Diameter (Inch) #8-32 #10-24 #12-24 1/4-20 5/16-18 3/8-16 7/16-14 1/2-13 0.080" K = 0. In.56 0.08 0.188 0.125 0.0 For 0.125" : 1/2 Fu (Tensile Ultimate Strength) 38000 psi Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) 35000 psi Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.2160 0.052 0.060" < t < 0. 4.019 0./Thread 0.125" For 0.5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.060" < t < 0.25 .1640 0.t) + 1.25 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 8 .312 0.16 N TSA(I) Ftu (t .25" : Allowable Pullout = Py = [1. unless tested at a lesser thickness. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked. 3.010 0. 2.017 0.2500 0.080" < t < 0.25" < t < 0.4375 0.0.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.070 0.1900 0.094 0.125)] 1/3.375 446 539 615 720 903 1088 1287 1471 601 740 846 996 1250 1509 1797 2054 750 923 1055 1243 1560 1883 2243 2563 901 1110 1268 1494 1875 2263 2695 3080 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 117 135 154 178 140 162 184 213 185 214 243 281 --------- --------- --------- 6061-T6 217 251 286 331 413 ------- 288 334 380 440 550 660 ----- 366 435 495 578 723 870 1024 1171 For 0.038 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu)/ (3) NOTES: 1.3125 0.125" < t < 0.

Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.1900 0.072 0.125" : Allowable Pullout = Py = K = 0.2 d Fty (0.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu)/ (3) NOTES: 1. 4. 3.125" < t < 0.027 0.25" < t < 0.094 0.25" : Allowable Pullout = Py = For 0.038 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.156 0.06 0.312 0.052 0.0)[1.1640 0.56 K = 0.188 0.08 53 62 70 81 64 74 84 98 84 98 111 129 --------- --------- --------- 0.010 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 9 .070 0.125 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.0.3750 0.t) + 1.375 241 292 333 390 489 590 699 799 348 428 490 577 724 874 1040 1189 434 535 611 719 903 1090 1298 1484 522 643 734 865 1085 1310 1560 1783 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 6063-T5 F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) 22000 psi F y (Tensile Yield Strength) 16000 psi 99 115 131 151 189 ------- 132 153 174 201 251 302 ----- For 0./Thread 0.019 0.375" : 185 221 252 294 368 443 523 597 (1/ 3. In.16 N [TSA(I)] Ftu (t .5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.0)(K)( π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) 0.060" < t < 0.080" 0.665 For 0.2500 0.25 0.2160 0.060" < t < 0. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked. 2.4375 0.017 0.080" < t < 0.125)] 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/ 3.3125 0. unless tested at a lesser thickness.125" 1/2 (1/ 3.25 .FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 35 6063-T5 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Thread Diameter Per Inch (Inch) #8-32 #10-24 #12-24 1/4-20 5/16-18 3/8-16 7/16-14 1/2-13 0.

06 0.125" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = P y = (1/ 3.156 0.188 0.25 0.2 d Fty (0.094 0.1900 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu )/ (3) NOTES: 1.019 0.010 0.665 0. unless tested at a lesser thickness.060" < t < 0.072 0.0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 36 6063-T6 Nominal Thread Diameter & Thread Per Inch D Nominal Thread Diameter (Inch) #8-32 #10-24 #12-24 1/4-20 5/16-18 3/8-16 7/16-14 1/2-13 0.0)[1.25" < t < 0.3125 0.08 83 96 110 127 100 116 132 152 132 153 174 201 --------- --------- --------- 0.125 0.16 N [TSA(I)]Ftu (t .060" < t < 0.052 0.25" : Allowable Pullout = P y = (1/ 3.017 0.1640 0. 3.25 .560 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 10 .0)(K)( π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0. 2.2160 0.125)] For 0.2500 0.080" < t < 0.080" K = 0.038 0. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.t) + 1.3750 0.312 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.070 0.375 341 413 471 552 692 834 988 1129 474 584 668 786 987 1191 1419 1621 592 729 833 981 1232 1487 1770 2023 711 876 1001 1179 1480 1787 2128 2432 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 6063-T6 F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) 30000 psi F y (Tensile Yield Strength) 25000 psi 155 180 204 236 295 ------- 206 239 271 314 393 471 ----- 273 324 370 431 540 650 765 874 For 0.027 0.125" For 0.125" < t < 0. 4. In./Thread 0.375" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/ 3.4375 0.

0. 6005-T5 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Thread Diameter Per Inch (Inch) #8-32 0.1640 #10-24 0.3750 7/16-14 0.017 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.060" < t < 0.156 0.25 0. In.2160 1/4-20 0.125" < t < 0.08 117 135 154 178 140 162 184 213 185 214 243 281 --------- --------- --------- 0.010 0.1900 #12-24 0. Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.560 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.070 0.019 0.25" : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3. 4. 3.027 0.5000 TSA(I) Internal Thread Stripping Area Sq.0)[1.094 0.06 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Unified Coarse Threads TABLE 37 6105-T5.125)] For 0.4375 1/2-13 0.2500 5/16-18 0.375" : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = (1/3. unless tested at a lesser thickness.072 0.375 446 539 615 720 903 1088 1287 1471 601 740 846 996 1250 1509 1797 2054 750 923 1055 1243 1560 1883 2243 2563 901 1110 1268 1494 1875 2263 2695 3080 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 6105-T5.25 .060" < t < 0. 2.052 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 11 .125" For 0.2 d Fty (0.038 0.3125 3/8-16 0.665 0.312 0.188 0. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.16 N [TSA(I)] F tu (t .080" K = 0.25" < t < 0./Thread 0.125 0.t) + 1.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.125" : 1/2 Fu (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) 38000 35000 psi psi Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.0)(t)(N)[TSA(I)](Ftu)/ (3) NOTES: 1. 6005-T5 217 251 286 331 413 ------- 288 334 380 440 550 660 ----- 366 435 495 578 723 870 1024 1171 For 0.080" < t < 0.086 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.

Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0.06 0.t) + 3.0)(.094 0.038" < t < 0.665 0.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.3125 0.08 0.125 0.1640 0.0)[1. 3.038" < t < 2/N : NOTES: 1.25 0.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.0)(K )(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0. 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.2160 0. unless tested at lesser thickness.2 d Fty (4/N .375 297 323 337 391 430 516 424 491 528 611 706 847 529 613 697 806 982 1178 636 737 837 969 1212 1454 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 34 39 --------- 53 62 70 81 ----3003-H14 F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) 19000 psi 16000 psi 64 74 84 98 ----- 84 98 111 129 ----- 99 115 131 151 ----- 150 153 174 201 ----- 222 237 239 277 ----- For 0.080" K = 0.9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately. 4.156 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 38 3003-H14 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Diameter Thread (Inch) Per Inch #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.072 0.560 0.3750 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.1900 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 12 .312 0.2500 0. 2.188 0.26 d Ftu (t .038 0.

Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.080" K = 0.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.072 0.665 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.0)(.0)[1.26 d F tu (t . 3.156 0.375 308 332 340 393 419 503 446 517 550 637 724 869 557 645 733 849 1029 1234 669 775 881 1020 1275 1530 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 50 58 66 76 ----5005-H34 60 69 79 91 ----- 79 92 104 121 ----- 93 108 122 142 ----- 146 143 163 188 ----- 226 236 231 267 ----- For 0.t) + 3. 4.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 39 5005-H34 Nominal Thread Diameter & Thread Per Inch D Nominal Thread Diameter (Inch) 0.125 0.3750 32 37 --------- Material Thickness (Inches) 0.2500 0.3125 0. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22. 20000 psi 15000 psi 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.188 0.038" < t < 2/N : F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) NOTES: 1.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0.2 d Fty (4/N .9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.038 #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.094 0.06 0.560 0.312 0.1640 0.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.25 0.2160 0. unless tested at lesser thickness.1900 0.08 0. 2.038" < t < 0.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 13 .

094 0.665 0.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.072 0.06 117 135 154 178 ----6061-T6 38000 psi 35000 psi 140 162 184 213 ----- 185 214 243 281 ----- 217 251 286 331 ----- 319 334 380 440 ----- 457 495 512 592 ----- For 0.375 600 661 700 810 915 1098 848 982 1066 1233 1443 1732 1058 1226 1393 1613 1972 2366 1272 1473 1675 1938 2423 2908 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) * 74 86 --------- F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) NOTES: 1. 3.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 40 6061-T6 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Diameter Thread (Inch) Per Inch #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0. unless tested at lesser thickness.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.038" < t < 2/N : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.1900 0.038" < t < 0.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.2500 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads. 4.312 0.3750 Material Thickness (Inches) 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.1640 0. 0. 2.t) + 3.26 d Ftu (t .2160 0.156 0.0)(.3125 0.080" K = 0.2 d Fty (4/N .125 0.9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.188 0.0)[1.560 0.038 0. * For extrusions AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 14 .25 0.08 0.

375 338 362 369 427 452 542 491 569 604 699 791 949 613 710 807 934 1130 1356 736 853 970 1122 1403 1683 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 34 39 --------- F u (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) NOTES: 1. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.560 0.3750 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.26 d Ftu (t .06 53 62 70 81 ----6063-T5 22000 psi 16000 psi 64 74 84 98 ----- 84 98 111 129 ----- 99 115 131 151 ----- 157 153 174 201 ----- 246 256 248 287 ----- For 0.312 0.080" K = 0.1900 0.038" < t < 0.0)[1. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 15 .188 0. 4.094 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately.2 d Fty (4/N .038 0.125 0.0)(.038" < t < 2/N : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.2160 0. unless tested at lesser thickness. 2.3125 0.156 0.1640 0. 0.2500 0.25 0.072 0.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.665 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 41 6063-T5 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Diameter Thread (Inch) Per Inch #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3. 3.08 0.t) + 3.

3.665 0.2160 0.25 0.3125 0. 4.038" < t < 2/N : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/ 3.094 0.038" < t < 0.125 0.312 0.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.t) + 3.3750 Material Thickness (Inches) 0. 2. 0.9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.560 0.26 d F tu (t .2 d Fty (4/N .156 0.038 0.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads.06 83 96 110 127 ----6063-T6 30000 psi 25000 psi 100 116 132 152 ----- 132 153 174 201 ----- 155 180 204 236 ----- 235 239 271 314 ----- 350 372 374 433 ----- For 0.08 0.375 468 509 530 614 674 809 669 775 833 964 1112 1334 835 968 1100 1273 1550 1860 1004 1163 1322 1530 1913 2296 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 53 61 --------- Fu (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) NOTES: 1.072 0.080" K = 0.1640 0.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0.2500 0. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 42 6063-T6 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Diameter Thread (Inch) Per Inch #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.1900 0.188 0. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 16 .0)(K )(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.0)(.0)[1. unless tested at lesser thickness.

3750 Material Thickness (Inches) 0.1900 0. 0.FASTENER LOAD TABLES Spaced Threads TABLE 43 6105-T5.1640 0. Multiple fastener connections and embrittlement need to be checked separately. AAMA TIR A9-91 Addendum 2000 Page 17 .t) + 3.3125": 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.665 0.560 0.3125 0.0)[1.080" K = 0. 4. For pilot hole sizes refer to tables 16 to 22. 2.2/N)] For 4/N < t < 0.06 117 140 135 162 154 184 178 213 --------6105-T5.080" < t < 2/N For 2/N < t < 4/N : Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.094 0.0)(K)(π)(d)(t)(Fty)/ (3) K = 0.26 d F tu (t . 3. 6005-T5 38000 psi 35000 psi 185 214 243 281 ----- 217 251 286 331 ----- 319 334 380 440 ----- 457 495 512 592 ----- For 0. Fastener pullout not shown for material thickness less than approximately (2) threads. unless tested at lesser thickness. 6005-T5 Nominal D Thread Nominal Diameter Thread & Diameter Thread (Inch) Per Inch #8-18 #10-16 #12-14 1/4-14 5/16-12 3/8-12 0.25 0.125 0.2160 0.0)(.2 d Fty (4/N .038" < t < 2/N : 1/2 Allowable Pullout = Py = (1/3.072 0.038" < t < 0.375 600 661 700 810 915 1098 848 982 1066 1233 1443 1732 1058 1226 1393 1613 1972 2366 1272 1473 1675 1938 2423 2908 Allowable Pullout (Pounds) 74 86 --------- Fu (Tensile Ultimate Strength) Fy (Tensile Yield Strength) NOTES: 1.188 0.312 0.156 0.038 0.2500 0.08 0.9)(π)(d)(t)(Ftu)/ (3) Allowable material pullout as well as allowable fastener strength need to be checked.

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