From: richard lewis <rlewistx(--nospam--at)juno.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 11:58:13 -0500
I have a question regarding using ACI 126.96.36.199 check for the strong
column weak beam check. How is column slenderness accounted for in this
check. The ACI equation is :
sum Me >= (6/5) sum Mg
If I have a slender column, is Mg magnified somehow like in ACI 10.13.3?
If I used a P-Delta analysis to get Mg, does it have to be magnified for
this equation? How does the effective length factor 'K' factor into this
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