How to use calculator
- Select the units from dropdown.
- Select stiffness matrix for beam element or stiffness matrix for frame element.
- Enter length of beam or frame element.
- For a frame element cross sectional area is must, for beam element it can be kept as optional.
- Enter youngs modulus of the material.
- Enter area moment of inertia for the element.
- Flexural rigidity will be calculated automatically, user can change the units of each quantity separately as and how required.
- The units of the results can also be changed.