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The AISC specification for allowable-stress design (ASD) for buildings provides two formulas for computing allowable compressive stress Fa, ksi (MPa), for main members. - read more

If member is in compression, the allowable bending stress is determined as the larger value from equations (F1-6) or (F1-7) and (F1-8), with the exceptions: - read more

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