Cross Sections Database
This page allows for the creation of cross section properties to be used in the calculators on this site. You can create new cross sections from scratch, or copy existing cross sections from the database.
Your Cross Sections
- Create new cross sections by clicking the "(new)" row in the table and filling out the text boxes below.
- Edit cross sections by selecting from the list and updating the text boxes below.
- Import cross sections from our database on the next tab.
Enter the inputs specific to a rectangular cross section:
Enter the inputs specific to a rectangular tube cross section:
Enter the inputs specific to a circular cross section:
Enter the inputs specific to a circular tube cross section:
Enter the inputs specific to an I-Beam cross section:
Custom Cross Section
Enter the inputs for a custom cross section:
Cross Section Database
- Search the database using the form below.
- Copy to your cross sections by selecting an item from the list and clicking the "Copy" button at the bottom.
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- Unrestricted access to all calculators and other content on this site
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