Jason E. Barrick, P.E.

2850 Valley Vista Drive
Sedona, AZ 86351
(928) 284-9710 [phone]
Jason.barrick@gmail.com

[e-mail]

“Cole County Law Enforcement Center”
Jefferson City, Missouri
Design Calculations for Glazed Aluminum Curtain Walls
STRUCTURAL DESIGN CRITERIA
Wind Load (nominal)
22.6 psf (typical zone)
27.8 psf (corner zone)
Dead

Load
8.0 psf (aluminum frame with 1” I.G. unit infill)

REFERENCE STANDARDS
1. The Aluminum Association, Aluminum Design Manual - Specifications and Guidelines for
Aluminum Structures; Sixth Ed., October 1994.
2. American Institute of Steel Construction, Manual of Steel
Construction; Ninth Edition, 1989.
3. American Forest & Paper Association/ANSI, National Design
Specification for Wood Construction; Revised Edition, 1997.
ALLOWABLE DEFLECTIONS
All framing members - normal to wall - L/175 where L < 13’-6”
All framing members - normal to wall - L/240 + ¼” where L > 13’-6”
All framing members - parallel to wall - 25% of glass edge bite
MATERIALS (UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED)
Structural Aluminum
Sheet 3003-H14

Extrusions 6063-T6

Structural Steel

Rolled Shapes ASTM A36
Sheet and Bar Sizes AISI M1020

Stainless Steel

(AS NOTED)

4 (Zone 4.7 0.1 15 0.9 25 0.21 1.18 GC_p (Ref.26 0.com Nominal wind load calculations (eff.93 0.76 1.7 0.18 (Ref.13 1 (Zone 4. P. dated 10/17/10 • Shop drawings by Mark’s Mobile Glass with comments and sketches by Jason E.barrick@gmail.94 30 0.17 -1.98 40 0. Barrick.) (Topographic factor) (Wind directionality factor) mph (Importance factor) Values for K_z (Ref. AZ 86351 Cole County Law Enforcement (928) 284-9710 Designed by jason. Figure 6-5A) Trib.1 -1. (forwarded separately via e-mail) Jason E.87 II 1 III IV 1.81 1. positive) 70 0.067 -1.933 0. Barrick.084 20 35 0.85 0. Da 2850 Valley Vista Drive Sedona. Table 6-5) z (or h) B' (Case 1) C' (Case '1') 15 20 0.96 1.85 1.15 where: Kz = K = zt GC 1 = 1 V= I= 90 1 Kd GC 0.626 psf 0. Barrick.• Formal design calculations by Jason E. Area 1 10 GC_p (4.24 100 0.900 -1. negative) 80 90 0.7 0.09 60 0.) GC_p (4. P.E.867 -1 .034 50 0.1 -1. posi.7 0. P.) 1 1 -1.E.15 1. 00256 ·K z Importance factors for non-hurricane prone regions Category 1 ·K zt ·K d ·V 2 Factors I ·I = 17.85 p pi = = (Velocity pressure exposure coeff.89 1.E.967 -1. neg.99 1. negative) (Zone 5. Table 6-7) -0. wind area = 10 ft^2) Sheet WIND LOAD CALCULATION PER ASCE 7-98 (h ≤ 60 ft) Wind speed (3-sec gust) = 90 mph Mean roof height = 60 ft Effective wind area = 10 sq-ft Exposure category = B Roof slope reduction = q h = 0 .04 50 0.

GC_pi = ± 0.70 100 0. · W L = 144 4 5 · w W L ·L 384 ·E · ∆ allow = psf psf 0. @ Mark 'W1' (WL=27. Barrick. P.532 in 4 < IOK xx Shee . 2850 Valley Vista Drive Cole County Law Enforcement Sedona.818 0.8 Note: Italicized values are interpolated [( p = q h · GC )−( GC )]= p pi 20.5 in 34.8 psf (Zone 5) ASSUMPTIONS 1) Building is ENCLOSED (therefore.18) 2) No topographic effects are present 3) Structure is not located in "Special Wind Region" D Jason E. req = + S .853 0.8 psf (Zone 4) -22.E.7 -0.918 -0.933 145 500 0.8 psf) Wind load = Dead load = ∆ allow 27.833 -0.com Check int.973 -0.L . AZ 86351 Designed (928) 284-9710 jason.6 psf (Zone 4) -27.barrick@gmail. mull.660 lbf/in 4.823 in 144 in 32 in 32 in 2.5 in 6.8 8 = L / 175 = Span length (L) = Left DLO = Right DLO = Site-line = Module = w WL = DLO lef t + DLO right 2 I x x .

00 OK = Iy y = S yy = Wind load reaction = Dead load reaction = 12.xx = f b .w W L ·L = M x x . 2850 Valley Vista Drive Cole County Law Enforcement Sedona. Barrick. #257 is adequate at intermed.54 < 1.8 psf) Wind load = Dead load = ∆ allow = L / 175 = Span length (L) = Left DLO = 27. m ax = 8 2 M x x .69 3. = 34.x x = S xx = Fb .8 8 psf psf 0.5".30 1.x x ∴ 17264 5126 lbf-in psi Section properties for: Ix x = S xx 9500 psi 0.x x = Fb . mullion where L = 144" and T.36 2. @ Mark 'W3' (WL=27.E.m ax fb .com Check int.W.500 in 72 in 32 in Shee . P. AZ 86351 Designed (928) 284-9710 jason.barrick@gmail.83 480 276 Ext. D Jason E. mull.

E. mullion where L = 72" and T. req = 4 5 · w W L ·L 384 ·E · ∆ 4 < IOK xx allow 2 M x x . Barrick.L .466 in w W L ·L = M x x .69 3.30 1. so analysis above is conservati For Ext. AZ 86351 (928) 284-9710 Cole County Law Enforcement Designed . · W L = 144 6.x x = S xx See note below Fb . allowable bending moment is (15000 psi)(3. #257 is adequate at intermed.W.Right DLO = Site-line = Module = w WL = DLO lef t + DLO right 32 in 2.83 Wind load reaction = Dead load reaction = 240 138 Ext.5 in + S . m ax = 8 4316 lbf-in 1281 psi 2 I x x . = 34.xx = f b .13 < 1.660 lbf/in = 0.x x Fb . NOTE: Allowable bending stress for T6 is 15000 psi.36 2.5 in 34.00 OK = Iy y = S yy = 12. 2850 Valley Vista Drive Sedona. D Jason E.368 in^3) = 50520 lb-in. P. #257.5".x x ∴ = = Section properties for: Ix x = S xx 9500 psi 0.m ax fb .

com Check int.8 psf) Wind load = Dead load = ∆ allow 27. #257.5".8 8 = L / 175 = Span length (L) = Left DLO = Right DLO = Site-line = Module = w WL = DLO lef t + DLO right psf psf 0.barrick@gmail.xx = 9500 psi f b .368 in^3) = 50520 lb-in. mull.x x = S xx ∴ = 570 psi Section properties for: Ix x = S xx = Fb .333 in 48 in 32 in 32 in 2. @ Mark 'W5' (WL=27.660 lbf/in = 0.m ax fb .jason.138 in w W L ·L = M x x .x x 0.36 2.00 OK Iy y = S yy = Wind load reaction = Dead load reaction = 12.83 160 92 Ext. · W L = 144 6. NOTE: Allowable bending stress for T6 is 15000 psi. req = 4 5 · w W L ·L 384 ·E · ∆ Shee 4 < IOK xx allow 2 M x x .x x = Fb .06 < 1. #257 is adequate at intermed.W.69 3. allowable bending moment is (15000 psi)(3. = 34.L .30 1.5 in + S . so analysis above is conservati For Ext. . m ax = 8 1918 lbf-in 2 I x x . mullion where L = 48" and T.5 in 34.

.0e+007 1.000 X2(in) 124.000 90.0e+007 42.00") 46.0678" (Span 5263"# (Span -9043"# (Span Member Information Length(in) I(in^4) Span 1 2 Splice 3 4 S(in^3) 2.Cole County Law Enforcement Cbeam 2000 .0e+007 45 3 Distributed Load Information W1(#/in) W2(#/in) X1(in) Span 1 2 3 4 4.. @ 90.708 4.000 0.695 12.Right-jamb vert.000 0.368 1.708 4. @ 3.695 3.708 4.000 12. Positive Moment Max.000 42.000 12.708 lb/in .708 4. Negative Moment = = = -0.708 0. 10/14/2010 11:25 File: W4-jamb Mark 'W4' .000 90.708 4. Span Deflection Max.368 3.708 4.708 4.000 104. analysis (22.695 12.00") E(psi) 124.6 psf) By: jeb Beam Results Max. @ 1.000 104.000 0.368 3.50") 42.368 1.000 Joints Free to Displace Free Joints - 3 Support Reactions Joint Pounds 1 2 4 223 668 646 4.695 3.0e+007 1.

417 9.0e+007 45 3 Span 1 2 3 4 Distributed Load Information W1(#/in) W2(#/in) X1(in) 9.0e+007 1.417 0.1 = (4..5 158 w_WL = (30")(22.417 9.000 12.000 X2(in) 124.000 .000 90.368 3.417 9.000 104.417 9.417 9.Intermed.000 42.50") 42.00") 46.000 0.1356" (Span 10526"# (Span -18087"# (Span Member Information Length(in) I(in^4) S(in^3) 2.3 = (4. vert analysis (1st from right. see distribute table for detailed informa P_DL. 22.000 12. Positive Moment Max.368 1. Span Deflection Max. @ 90.000 90.708)(8/22. Negative Moment Span 1 2 Splice 3 4 = = = -0. @ 3.000 104.0e+007 42.368 1.000 0..695 12.695 3.6 psf/144) = 4.6)(146") = 243 lb 1 Cole County Law Enforcement Cbeam 2000 .000 0.0e+007 1.695 12.6)(214") = 357 lb Maximum distributed load v shown only.708 lb/in 12 P_DL.368 3.695 3.417 9.417 9.00") E(psi) 124.708)(8/22. @ 1. 10/14/2010 10:14 File: W4-int Mark 'W4' .6 psf) By: jeb Beam Results Max.

see distribute table for detailed informa 1 Cole County Law Enforcement Cbeam 2000 .417)(8/22.000 90..6 psf) By: jeb Beam Results Max. @ 4.417 lb/in w_WL = (30")(22.6 psf/144) = 9. 22.417)(8/22.6)(214") = 713 lb 12 P_DL.80") 0.00") E(psi) 1. @ 90. Span Deflection Max. Negative Moment Span 1 2 Splice = = = -0.6)(146") = 487 lb Maximum distributed load v shown only.0e+007 1.695 S(in^3) 3.4 = (9.695 12.Joints Free to Displace Free Joints - 3 Support Reactions Joint Pounds 1 2 4 5 445 1337 1292 316 9. @ 4.368 2.1651" (Span 4719"# (Span -19920"# (Span Member Information Length(in) I(in^4) 88.0e+007 . Positive Moment Max. 10/14/2010 10:33 File: W4-int2 Mark 'W4' .1 = (9.Intermed.000 12.. vert analysis (2nd from right.417 lb/in P_DL.368 3.00") 72.

000 90.6)(178") = 593 lb 12 P_DL.417 9.417 9.6 psf/144) = 9.000 12.695 3.000 104.000 0.0e+007 1.3 4 42.000 42.368 3. see distribute table for detailed informa 1 Cole County Law Enforcement Cbeam 2000 10/14/2010 10:44 .417 9..417 lb/in w_WL = (30")(22.417 lb/in P_DL.417)(8/22. vert analysis (3rd from right.417 9.000 0.417 9.6)(146") = 487 lb Maximum distributed load v shown only.000 104.000 45 1.368 Distributed Load Information W1(#/in) W2(#/in) X1(in) Span 1 2 3 4 9.6 psf) By: jeb Beam Results .417 0.4 = (9. 22.417)(8/22.Intermed.417 9.1 = (9.0e+007 3 X2(in) 88.695 12. File: W4-int3 Mark 'W4' ..000 0.417 9.000 Joints Free to Displace Free Joints - 3 Support Reactions Joint Pounds 1 2 4 5 264 1136 1353 298 9.

417)(8/22.368 1.1720" (Span 4590"# (Span -20348"# (Span Member Information Length(in) I(in^4) Span 1 2 Splice 3 4 2.695 3.695 12.417 9. @ 4.0e+007 1. @ 4.368 3.Max.417 9.000 45 X2(in) 52.417)(8/22.000 104.000 42.417 9.000 0. Negative Moment = = = -0.000 12. @ S(in^3) E(psi) 52.368 3.6 psf/144) = 9.000 104.417 9.1 = (9. see distribute table for detailed informa P_DL.80") 0.00") 9.417 lb/in P_DL.417 lb/in w_WL = (30")(22.000 0.368 1.6)(142") = 473 lb 12 Maximum distributed load v shown only. Span Deflection Max.417 9.000 90.000 0.000 3 Joints Free to Displace Free Joints - 3 Support Reactions Joint Pounds 1 2 4 5 8 1043 1368 294 9.417 9.695 12.00") 72.0e+007 Distributed Load Information W1(#/in) W2(#/in) X1(in) Span 1 2 3 4 90.695 3. Positive Moment Max.6)(146") = 487 lb 1 .417 0.0e+007 42.000 12.000 90.417 9.0e+007 1.4 = (9.

@ 3. Positive Moment Max. 22.000 0.3356" (Span 13730"# (Span -29664"# (Span 1.0e+007 Distributed Load Information W1(#/in) W2(#/in) X1(in) Span 1 2 3 9.695 3.417 lb/in P_DL.0e+007 1.417)(8/22.417 9.417 9.Intermed.000 12. @ 1.0e+007 42.368 3.00") 0.00") Member Information Span Length(in) I(in^4) S(in^3) 1 Splice 2 3 108.3 = (9.417 0.695 3.70") 54.417 9.417 lb/in w_WL = (30")(22.368 1.000 2 Joints Free to Displace Free Joints - 2 Support Reactions Joint Pounds 1 3 4 509 1679 204 9.000 E(psi) 34 X2(in) 108.000 42. Span Deflection Max. see distribute . Negative Moment = = = -0.000 104.000 104..6 psf) By: jeb Beam Results Max.368 1. 10/14/2010 10:52 File: W4-int4 Mark 'W4' . vert analysis (4th from right.000 12.695 12.6)(146") = 487 lb 1 Maximum distributed load v shown only.6)(108") = 360 lb P_DL.6 psf/144) = 9.417)(8/22. @ 83.000 0.1 = (9.417 9..417 9.Cole County Law Enforcement Cbeam 2000 .

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