Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

Warning - Spreadsheet error

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
I emailed an Excel spread sheet to several of you back in July.  I just
discovered a couple of errors in the deflection calculations for Load cases
3 and 4.  It only affect the final results in the cases where deflection
controls, but it *could* give un-conservative results if certain conditions
are met.

Basically, the deflection formulas in cases 3 and 4 reference the loads from
case 2.  Moment and Shear calculations are correct.

I didn't keep a list of people whom I sent the spreadsheet to, or I would
have sent this privately.
Jason Kilgore
Leigh & O'Kane, LLC
Kansas City, Missouri

******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
*   Read list FAQ at:
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers 
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To 
*   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
*   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at) Remember, any email you 
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted 
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web 
*   site at: 
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********