Effective Sections

Product Description

  • RSECTION for Various Cross-Sections

Determination of Effective Sections

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Effective Sections is an extension of RSECTION. It determines the effective sections according to the following standards:

  • European Union EN 1993-1-5
  • European Union EN 1993-1-3
  • European Union EN 1999-1-1

1

Features

  • Available for general thin-walled RSECTION cross-sections
  • Classification according to
    • EN 1993-1-1
    • EN 1993-1-4
    • EN 1999-1-1
  • Determination of the effective section according to
    • EN 1993-1-5
    • EN 1999-1-1
  • Consideration of the effects of distortional buckling of cold-formed sections via eigenvalue method
  • Determination of the stresses on the effective section and gross section
  • Cross-section design, stability analysis, and serviceability limit state design for RSECTION cross-sections of Class 4 according to EN 1993‑1‑1 in the Steel Design add-on
  • Available for all National Annexes integrated in the Steel Design add-on
2

Input

Effective Sections is fully integrated in RSECTION, so all input options of RSECTION are available. In the base data, you only have to specify the standard group according to which the effective section is determined. After importing the section into the main program RFEM or RSTAB, it is available for design in the Steel Design add-on like a library section.

3

Results

The design results are displayed in the usual way in the Steel Design add-on. The corresponding output tables show, among other things, the classification, the effective section properties, and the design check. The stresses are displayed graphically on the effective section as well as on the gross section.

Price

Price
1,120.00 USD

The price is valid for United States.

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