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Beam Calculator

Question asked by Sanya Shmidt on Jul 7, 2014
Latest reply on Jul 8, 2014 by Per Engberg

Hi guys!

Question about the Beam calculator. I cant find any information if the Load its asking for - the load per Length or per in?

Say if I have 534in long W8x21 beam supported at both ends, uniformly loaded 16500 lbs. Should I type 16500 or 16500/534~30 lbs?

 

Thank you.

 

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