Cardinal© Louvered Canopy Pressure Calculator (ASCE 7-16)

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This tool is designed to work for the Cardinal Louvered Roof product and uses the ASCE 7-16 wind code in IBC 2018 to determine wind pressures to use with their span tables.

The results will not be accurate or applicable if used for the more widely used ASCE 7-10 code or for other louvered roof systems. Check with your local municipality for the applicability of the wind standard.

Cardinal Canopy 1.6
Cardinal Architectural Pressure Calculator
 ASCE 7-16                            Version 1.6                  1/23/20
Select a Configuration
   
  
 
Inputs
h c =  ft Mean Canopy Height
h e =  ft Mean Eave Height
V ult =  mph Wind Velocity (3-Second Gust)
Exposure
Design Snow Load = psf
Results

 INVALID WITHOUT
 ENGINEER SEAL

Loads on Louvers Uplift
Gravity
Loads on Beams/Purlins Uplift
Gravity
Loads on Posts Uplift
Gravity
Inputs
V ult =  mph Wind Velocity (3-Second Gust)
Exposure
Design Snow Load = psf
Results

 INVALID WITHOUT
 ENGINEER SEAL

Loads on Louvers Uplift
Gravity
Loads on Beams/Purlins Uplift
Gravity
Loads on Posts Uplift
Gravity

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Cardinal© Louvered Canopy Pressure Calculator (ASCE 7-16)

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