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Effective Width Scale Factor Table

Function

  • You can enter or modify the effective width scale factors (Iy increment factors) for the cross-sections of a beam element in a spreadsheet format using the Table Tool.
  • The Table Tool in midas Civil is a powerful tool that includes various functions. For detailed instructions on how to use the Table Tool, please refer to the usage guide of the Table Tool.

 

Call

From main menu, select [Boundary] tab > [Tables] group > [Boundary Tables] > Boundary_Tables_Effective_Width_Scale_Factor.png [Effective Width Scale Factor]

 

Input

(Refer to "Effective Width Scale Factor")

Refer to Usage of Table Tool and enter or modify the following data:

Elem : Element number

 

Scale Factor : Scale factor for Iy

 

z_top Scale Factor : Scale factor for the distance from the neutral axis to the top fiber for stress calculations

 

z_bot Scale Factor : Scale factor for the distance from the neutral axis to the bottom fiber for stress calculations

 

J-END : Check on J-End to enter Effective Width Scale Factor for J-end differently from I-end.

 

Group : Boundary Group name of the designated boundary conditions

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