The Bolted Joint Analysis calculator allows for stress analysis of a bolted joint, accounting for preload, applied axial load, and applied shear load. See the instructions within the documentation for more details on performing this analysis. See the reference section for details on the methodology and the equations used.


Input the details for the bolted joint, then click the "Calculate Results" button:

Bolt Inputs:

Bolt With Nut

Clamped Parts:

(add washers and plates to the joint)

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