Savannah Trims Storefront Flood & Wind Calculator

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Savannah Trims Storefront Flood & Wind Calculator v13
Savannah Trims Storefront
Flood & Wind Calculator
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This calculator pre-checks the capacity of a storefront mullion
against water and wind loading
Version 13     08/29/19
Storefront Information
SH:
System Height:
in
W1:
Width 1:
in
W2:
Width 2:
in
Deflection Limit: L / 180
Flood Information
V Zone/Coastal A Zone?
BFE:
Base Flood Elevation:
ft
FB:
Free Board:
ft
Surcharge Depth: ft
Breaking Wave Height: ft
DFE:
Design Flood Elevation:
ft
FF:
Finished Floor:
ft
H:
Design Water Depth:
ft
Design Water Velocity:
Hydrostatic moves at velocities less than 5 fps: enter 4.99 fps for hydrostatic only. Maximum hydrodynamic is 10 fps.
ft/s
Breaking Waves:
Impact Load:
Debris Weight: lbs
Structure Information
Risk Category:
Upstream Screening:
Building Structure:
Wind Information
Wind Pressure on Opening:
Components and Cladding wind pressure in ASD
psf
Flood Loading
Hydrostatic Pressure: psf
Hydrodynamic Pressure: psf
Breaking Wave Force: lbs
Debris Impact Force: lbs
Governing Load Combination:
Custom or Standard Mullion:
Standard Mullion

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Design Checks
Storefront System:
Bending Moment Check:
Deflection Check:
Custom Mullion

INVALID WITHOUT
ENGINEER SEAL

Alloy/Temper:
Bending Moment Check:
Sx: in.^3
Deflection Check:
Ix: in.^4

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Savannah Trims Storefront Flood & Wind Calculator

FOR ESTIMATING PURPOSES ONLY.

NOT FOR USE IN PERMITTING OR USE IN ANY WAY.

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Want to learn more about Flood Resistant Design? Click here to read our Wiki!

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