Wood Deck Beam Calculator

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Use this tool to determine a wood deck stringer span connecting to deck beams/girders.

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Calculator Formula Reference: NDS National Design Standard For Wood Construction, 2015

Nadra Beam V8
Version 7
Crafted with love by Andrew McCann and Gabriel Saslafsky.
NADRA - BEAM CALCULATOR
SEE HELP & IMAGE(S) AT BOTTOM
INPUTS
       
Location
 
Wood Type
 
Quantity
 
Select the nominal dimensions of the members to be used. Dimensions
INCHES
Span FEET
Intern 2:
From Joist Span Calculator
Joist Max Gravity End reactions
LB
Intern 2:
From Joist Span Calculator
Joist Max Uplift End reactions
LB
Lateral Load PSF
JoIst Spacing INCHES
OUTPUTS (INTERPOLATED)
       
The maximum joist length if considering
only Shear.
Shear Capacity
%
The maximum joist
length when
considering deflection.
Moment Capacity
%
This is the maximum allowable joist length. Deflection
%
Max Gravity Beam LBS
Max Uplift Beam LBS
Max Lateral Beam LBS
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Wood Deck Beam Calculator

$80.00

Calculate bending & deflection span limits for a wood deck girder/beam for a variety of loading conditions. Results can be ordered signed & sealed for permit.

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