Constant Effort Supports - No Design - CAESAR II - Reference Data

CAESAR II Applications Guide (2019 Service Pack 1)

Reference Data
11.0 (2019)

Entering Constant Effort Support Data

  1. Enter the constant effort support load (per hanger) in the Predefined Hanger Data box.

  2. Enter the number of constant support hangers at the location.

    Do not enter the spring rate or theoretical cold load.

The hanger design algorithm does not design hangers that are completely predefined.

The two constant effort supports at node 377
should carry 10484 pounds each.

Any other data entered on this Hanger dialog box is ignored.