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SECTION 3.

05
TRANSOM TO MULLION FASTENER CONNECTION (#10)
AAMA TIR A9-91 - Metal Curtain Wall Fasteners

DL

LY
V

ON
#10 SS Fastener
LE
(4.8 mm diameter)

· Fastener Properties (#10)
Reference: Table 11 of AAMA TIR A9-91

Grade := "A4" Grade of fastener
MP

Size  "#10" Fastener size

Df = 4.80 mm Fastener diameter

nf := 4 Number of fastener
SA

Fv = 1.56  kN Allowable shear force

· Connected Parts Properties

Connected Part Properties (Aluminum Mullion)
Referenc e: Section 6.4.4 of BS 8118-1:1991

Gradea  "6063-T6" Grade of aluminum

ta := 2.50mm Thickness of aluminum
Referenc e: Section 3.03 - Properties on mullion profile

ea := 16.80mm Edge distance

4  cx 53.50 128.50m ON Panel horizontal modulation Panel height above expansion joint kg kN γg := 2500  g = 24.00mm = 14.50 128.52 1480. = 3.50 Pm Ph tg γg = 0.5   0  xb := mm yb := mm Fastener coordinates  0   90.52 1480.92 Diameter to thickness ratio ta c := 2. F ba = 1.52  Unit weight of glass 3 3 LE m m tg := 8.50 128.00 90.04 1087.50 0.98 .51 kN Dead load of glass panel 8.00 MPa Limiting stress for local capacity γm := 1.75 ) mm = 94.04 .71 308.10 + 53.00 0.25. 1.50 kN Bearing capacity of aluminum  γm γm   ( ) Fvg := min F v .35  kN Applied shear at expansion joint in each mullion 2 Referenc e: Section 3.71 308.04 1087. x y Jx Jy Vx Vy Tx Ty Vmax 1 0.5 Pa = 175.40 2889.04 1087.56 kN Governing shear capacity · Applied Loads Pm := 1.00 2889.00  mm Total thickness of glass panel DL := 0.00 2889.22 366.06 2043.52 1480.71 308.98 3 0.5   90.41 No.98 4 107.04 1087. Df Dr := = 1.06 2043.2 .22 366.75 cy 45.06 2043.Shear diagram ex := ( 41.40 2889.98 2 107. 20/Dr Dr > 13.00 Bearing capacity factor Dr < 10.2 Jt 19728.22 366.4       107.00mm + 6.22 366.20 Material factor LY  Df c ta Pa ea ta Pa  Fba := min .70kN MP V := = 4.50 90.85  mm Dead load eccentricity Referenc e: Drawing referenc e and cx in table below ey := ( 45.50 128.06 2043.52 1480.70  mm Stack shear eccentricity Referenc e: Drawing referenc e and cy in table below SA Mv := V ey + DL  ex = 0.5 ) mm = 19.13  kN m Applied moment that causes shear on fasteners  0   0       107.20m Ph := 2. 2 10< Dr <13.71 308.

the fastener is adequate in shear capacity. Thus. ON LE MP SA .Vmax = 1.48 < 1.56 Since the maximum shear is less than the governing allowable shear force.48 kN Maximum shear force nv Fvg = 1.56 kN Governing allowable shear force LY Comparing: 1.00 Number of shear area Vmax Vumax := = 1.48 kN Maximum shear force nv := 1.