Joint Check

4 Dec 2018 v5.1
  • Femap
  • Ansys

Joint Check is a part of the API RP-2A LRFD standard which verifies the strength of tubular construction of tension or compression members. Joints and brace classification are recognized automatically in SDC Verifier.Joint Check Tutorial
In this tutorial implementation of the Joint Check as a part of API RP 2A LRFD standard is covered:

  • What is Joint Check?
  • Connection Types;
  • Joint Check implementation:
    • Settings;
    • Resistance coefficient;
    • Load Transfer;
    • Results.
  • Particular cases

 

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