Absolute Maximum moment in a simple beam due to a series of 5 moving loads

Absolute Maximum moment due to 5 moving loads

By default this calculator is using the units of load as 'kN', distance as 'm' and BM as 'kNm'. Other units like kip for load, ft for distance and ft-kip for BM can also be used to get the result in the relevant units without affecting the calculated values.

Please refer to the figure and enter the required values in the form given below and then click "Calculate".

INPUT VALUES
Distance L (m):
Distance L1 (m):
Distance L2 (m):
Distance L3 (m):
Distance L4 (m):

all the values are greater than Zero

OUTPUT RESULTS
Comment:
Position of Centroid
Distance of P1 from Centroid (m):
Distance of P2 from Centroid (m):
Distance of P3 from Centroid (m):
Distance of P4 from Centroid (m):
Distance of P5 from Centroid (m):
Trials for Absolute Maximum Bending Moment
Trial-1: Maximum BM under Load P1 Distance of P1 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P1 (kNm):
B.M. due to P1 (kNm):
Distance of P2 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P2 (kNm):
B.M. due to P2 (kNm):
Distance of P3 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P3 (kNm):
B.M. due to P3 (kNm):
Distance of P4 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P4 (kNm):
B.M. due to P4 (kNm):
Distance of P5 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P5 (kNm):
B.M. due to P5 (kNm):
Trial-1 Max. BM under P1 (kNm):
Trial-2: Maximum BM under Load P2 Distance of P1 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P1 (kNm):
B.M. due to P1 (kNm):
Distance of P2 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P2 (kNm):
B.M. due to P2 (kNm):
Distance of P3 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P3 (kNm):
B.M. due to P3 (kNm):
Distance of P4 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P4 (kNm):
B.M. due to P4 (kNm):
Distance of P5 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P5 (kNm):
B.M. due to P5 (kNm):
Trial-2 Max. BM under P2 (kNm):
Trial-3: Maximum BM under Load P3 Distance of P1 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P1 (kNm):
B.M. due to P1 (kNm):
Distance of P2 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P2 (kNm):
B.M. due to P2 (kNm):
Distance of P3 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P3 (kNm):
B.M. due to P3 (kNm):
Distance of P4 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P4 (kNm):
B.M. due to P4 (kNm):
Distance of P5 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P5 (kNm):
B.M. due to P5 (kNm):
Trial-3 Max. BM under P3 (kNm):
Trial-4: Maximum BM under Load P4 Distance of P1 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P1 (kNm):
B.M. due to P1 (kNm):
Distance of P2 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P2 (kNm):
B.M. due to P2 (kNm):
Distance of P3 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P3 (kNm):
B.M. due to P3 (kNm):
Distance of P4 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P4 (kNm):
B.M. due to P4 (kNm):
Distance of P5 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P5 (kNm):
B.M. due to P5 (kNm):
Trial-4 Max. BM under P4 (kNm):
Trial-5: Maximum BM under Load P5 Distance of P1 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P1 (kNm):
B.M. due to P1 (kNm):
Distance of P2 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P2 (kNm):
B.M. due to P2 (kNm):
Distance of P3 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P3 (kNm):
B.M. due to P3 (kNm):
Distance of P4 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P4 (kNm):
B.M. due to P4 (kNm):
Distance of P5 from A (m):
Ordinate of ILD under P5 (kNm):
B.M. due to P5 (kNm):
Trial-5 Max. BM under P5 (kNm):
Absolute Max. BM (kNm):
Absolute Max. BM occur under :
Point of Absolute Max. BM from A (m):

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