Question i have the combined stress from lateral and vertical tributary forces acting on a lift wall system i am designing but i seem to be mixed up on how to convert that into the required steel area (As).
the formula i used was S = W/A + M/Z
Z=total moment of Area
Answer Dear Kyogi
This is a matter of design which must be studied by yourself and can be answered very shortly because I don't know your level of knowledge. Please tell me a bout your state of knowledge to help me to give you the right answer.
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