Structural Calculation Examples https://www.thestructuralengineer.info Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:31:52 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Allowable shear force of the girder https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/975-allowable-shear-force-of-the-girder https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/975-allowable-shear-force-of-the-girder Allowable shear force of the girder

Calculate the maximum allowable shear force Vmax for the girder. The welded steel girder is having the cross section shown in the figure. It is fabricated of two 500 mm x 50 mm flange plates and a 500 mm x 50 mm web plate. The plates are joined by four fillet welds that run continuously at the length of the girder. Each weld has an allowable load in shear of 2000 kN/m.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Wed, 15 Jan 2020 09:59:42 +0000
Average shear stress in pressure vessel https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/948-average-shear-stress-in-pressure-vessel https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/948-average-shear-stress-in-pressure-vessel Average shear stress in pressure vessel

A pressure-vessel head is fabricated by gluing the circular plate to the end of the vessel. If the vessel sustains an internal pressure of 500 kPa, determine the average shear stress in the glue.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Mon, 04 Nov 2019 13:05:15 +0000
Temperature Change https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/936-temperature-change https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/936-temperature-change Temperature Change

The beam is fixed at end B and free at end A. It is loaded at end A with the concentrated force 4F. At the same time there is a temperature change ΔT. Calculate the length change Δx. (Modulus of elasticity E, Cross section area AS , Temperature coefficient.)

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Mon, 30 Sep 2019 09:44:35 +0000
Calculate angular velocity, angular acceleration https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/926-calculate-angular-velocity-angular-acceleration https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/926-calculate-angular-velocity-angular-acceleration Calculate angular velocity, angular acceleration

The angular velocity of the circle is defined by the equation ω=3t2+2 rad/sec where t in sec. Determine the magnitudes of the velocity and acceleration of point B on the circle of 1m diameter when t=10 sec.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Mon, 09 Sep 2019 14:56:25 +0000
How to calculate yield strength https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/913-how-to-calculate-yield-strength https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/913-how-to-calculate-yield-strength How to calculate yield strength

The stress-strain diagram for a steel rod is shown and can be described by the equation ε=0.20(1e-06)σ+0.20(1e-12)σ3 where s in kPa. Determine the yield strength assuming a 0.5% offset.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:53:08 +0000
Calculate the Maximum Shear Stress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/894-calculate-the-maximum-shear-stress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/894-calculate-the-maximum-shear-stress Calculate the Maximum Shear Stress

A steel bar with diameter d = 14 mm is subjected to a tensile load P = 10 kN (see figure). (a) What is the maximum normal stress σmax in the bar? (b) What is the maximum shear stress τmax?

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:45:24 +0000
Calculate the Axial Forces of the Truss Members https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/883-calculate-the-axial-forces-of-the-truss-members https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/883-calculate-the-axial-forces-of-the-truss-members Calculate the Axial Forces of the Truss Members

Find the axial forces of the members 2-3, 9-3 of the truss for the given loads.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Thu, 16 May 2019 09:00:37 +0000
Torsional Moment-Stress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/870-torsional-moment-stress https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/870-torsional-moment-stress Torsional Moment-Stress

Calculate the max stress because of torsional moment on the outer layer of a steel hollow rod when two forces act on it from a distance of 50mm from the center.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:51:02 +0000
Shear bolt connection EC3 https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/857-shear-bolt-connection-ec3 https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/857-shear-bolt-connection-ec3 Shear bolt connection EC3

Check the shear connection for the IPE450-S275 for the design shear VEd=500KN. Bolts M20-8.8, plate thickness t=20mm.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:42:44 +0000
Calculate the location of point load https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/843-calculate-the-location-of-point-load https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/education/structural-calculation-examples/item/843-calculate-the-location-of-point-load Calculate the location of point load

Calculate the distance x for locating point load so that the moment on the beam at point B is zero.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Structural Calculation Examples Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:25:48 +0000