Cables: Unstressed Length

This example shows how to input unstressed length for cables.A beam hanging on two cables is calculated for various construction stages. For both cables an unstressed length is predefined.You will find the input data file viaTEDDY > help > examples... > ase > english > geometric_nonl > cable_unstressed_length.datLevel of difficulty: advanced

Type Example from Practice
Productgroup Structural / Dynamics / FEA
Topics System + Loads
Analysis: nonlinear
Analysis: Construction Stages
Applications Building Design
Bridge Design
Steel Design
Keywords cable, third order theory, unstressed length, primary load case, construction stages, CSM, SOFiSTiK example