Which type of cross-sections is suitable for applying the "pipe internal pressure" member load?

Answer

The member load of "pipe internal pressure" can only be applied to the following cross-sections of the cross-section library (Figure 01):

  • Rolled Circular Hollow Sections
  • Parametric - Thin-Walled Pipe Sections

Figure 01 - Allowable Cross-Sections (in Green)

For all other cross-sections that are subjected to this member load, an error message appears before the calculation (Figure 02).

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