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FAQ 002761 EN-US 04/02/2019

Markus Baumgärtel Results RFEM RSTAB

Why do I get a bending moment in the area around the column in my model, even though the area has been fitted with a line joint?

Answer

The area on the right in Fig. 1 therefore receives a moment in the area of the support because this surface is rigidly connected to the support (the surface itself does not have a line joint). If one wants to exclude this moment, one would therefore have to create an additional line joint for the right-hand surface or provide the support with a rod end joint.

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