The requirements described in this standard—which is a complete revision of ANSI A—are suitable for inclusion in building codes and other design. The first consensus wind load design criteria were published as ANSI A by the. American National Standard Institute (ANSI) in This document . The first consensus wind load design criteria were published as ANSI A by the American National Standard Institute (ANSI) in This document .
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I also noted in the a that there is an exception to the alternate span loading requirement that may or may not apply in Chicago – “Alternate span loading need not be considered where the uniform roof live load is 20 psf or more and the provisions of Section c are met.
I cannot find ans copies of this old code so any help would be appreciated.
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There are provisions for unbalanced loading in the version. Is there any way you could forward me 1 how flat roof snow load was determined?
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Join your peers on the Internet’s largest technical engineering professional community. The UBC, although not used in the Chicago area, mentions the use of unbalanced loading for snow loads and roof live loads. Here are the snow portions of Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts. Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden. Asni believe that the ground snow was set at 25 psf at least in the Chicago area.
You will need to find a library which has older Code books available. Reasons such absi off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework. Apparently this provision also existed in the UBC as the paragraph is not alluded ajsi as changed See Section and b.
I am attempting to review the design loads used on an older building designed in which was using ANSI A I think that for the Chicago area the ground snow load was listed at 20psf 2 What were the unbalanced snow provisions for a hip roof? Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden. I am trying to find out how flat roof snow loads were determined and what provisions were in place if any to account for unbalanced snow loading.
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