Effective Lengths for Lateral-Torsional Buckling

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In RF‑/TIMBER Pro, it is also possible to define effective length for lateral-torsional buckling. The effective length for lateral-torsional buckling is then calculated according to EN 1995‑1‑1, Table 6.1. This option is useful especially for nonuniform load introduction.


Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Bastian Kuhn, M.Sc.

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Bastian Kuhn, M.Sc.

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Mr. Kuhn is responsible for the development of products for timber structures and provides technical support for our customers.


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