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Can L pile calculate reinforcing for concrete pile with a circular section? Thanks

RE: lpile

Lpile will provide compression capacity and moment demand, from that you can calculate the required steel.

RE: lpile

thanks. what do you use to check or calc the reinforcing for the circular section?

RE: lpile

I used to use PCACol. I don't know if it still available or not. But there are many programs can do that.

RE: lpile

I think pca col can thanks

RE: lpile

that was what I have been using. I am kind of semi retired. can't believe I forgot pca col.

RE: lpile

LPile 2019 will calculate nominal moments for circular RC sections.

If you want to do it outside of LPile there are some spreadsheets out there.

I've messed with:
  • 'ShortCol' from yakpol.net
  • 'CrossSectionAnalysis_V0403' from Robert Niall at rmniall.com
But LPile is my go to anymore.

RE: lpile

If you have access to CRSI handbook, that will help too.

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