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sUPPOSE BEAM SIZE IS 8" X 51" AND f'c = 3000 psi

First of ALL , PUT TOSRIONAL CONSTANT VALUE OF 1 IN ALL BEAM SECTIONS , HOW TU PUT

TORSIONAL CONSTANT VALUE OF 1 IN BEAMS , FOR THIS , GO TO DEFINE THEN FRAME

SECTIONS THEN SELECT BEAM SECTIONS ONE BY ONE AND CLICK ON MODIFY/SHOW PROPERTY

THEN SET MODIFIERS THEN THERE PUT TORSIONAL CONSTANT VALUE OF 1 IN BOX

NOW ACP = 8 X 51

AND PCP = 2(8+51)

NOW PUT THESE VALUES IN PHI.TCR = 0.85 x 4 x (3000)^0.5 x (( 8X 51)^2)/(2(8+51))

= 262700.554 lb-inch = 21.89 kip-ft

Now for TU value , Run Model in ETABS , then dESIGN IT , after DESIGN , SEE ALL

BEAMS OF SIZE 8X51 THEN FROM THESE ALL BEAMS RIGHT CLICK ON BEAMS AND SEE SUMMARY

THEN SEE TU VALUE ONE BY ONE AND SELECT MAXIMUM TU VALUE FROM ALL 8 X 51 SIZE BEAMS

SUPPOSE YOUR TU (MAX) FROM ALL 8 X 51 SIZE BEAMS COMES OUT TO BE 40 kips-ft

then TORSIONAL CONSTANT VALUE = 21.89 / 40 = 0.547

NOW PUT THIS 0.547 VALUE IN ALL 8 X 51 SIZE BEAMS

IF YOUR BEAM SIZE IS DIFFERENT AND ALSO f'c is DIFFERENT THEN DO ABOVE ALL STEPS FOR THAT
BEAM SIZE AND f'C