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# Tag Archives: continuous beam analysis

## Continuous Beams with Specified Deflections

A few weeks ago there was some discussion in a previous continuous beam post about how to analyse a continuous beam with specified deflections at the supports. In this post I will look at three different ways of doing this … Continue reading

Posted in Excel
Tagged ConBeamU, continuous beam analysis, Excel, specified displacements, UDF, VBA
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## ConBeamU Update

Recently a comment pointed out that if the ConBeam, or ConBeamU, user defined functions were used with a single span then the “Out” argument was ignored, so it was not possible to return support reactions. This has now been fixed … Continue reading

Posted in Beam Bending, Excel, Frame Analysis, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged continuous beam analysis, Excel, UDF, VBA
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## Unit aware continuous beam spreadsheet update

The ConbeamU spreadsheet provides Excel user defined functions (UDFs) for the analysis of continuous and simply supported beams and cantilevers using Macaulay’s method. It allows complex combinations of any number of partial distributed loads, point loads and moments, with changes … Continue reading

Posted in Beam Bending, Excel, Frame Analysis, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged continuous beam analysis, Excel, Macaulay's Method, moment restraint, spring supports, UDF, unit aware, VBA
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## Using UDFs – Continuous Beam Example

Recently (well a month ago) a comment was left at Continuous Beams with Shear Deflections asking for a tutorial on how to use the ConBeam User Defined Function (UDF). In this post I will give detailed instructions for the ConBeam function, but similar … Continue reading

Posted in Arrays, Beam Bending, Excel, Frame Analysis, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged continuous beam analysis, Excel, Macaulay's Method, shear deflections, support reactions, UDF, VBA
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## Continuous Beams with Shear Deflections

The Macaulay Spreadsheet has now been modified to optionally include shear deflections, as well as a new option to output support reactions, and fixes to minor bugs. The revised spreadsheet (including full open source code) can be downloaded from: Macaulay.zip … Continue reading

Posted in Beam Bending, Excel, Frame Analysis, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged continuous beam analysis, Excel, Macaulay's Method, shear deflections, support reactions, UDF, VBA
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