Cold-Formed Steel Stud / Column Calculator to AISI S100-2016 (Supp 1)

Easy to use online Cold-Formed Steel Stud / Column software for American standards.


Design and analyse cold-formed steel studs and columns to AISI S100-2016 using the ClearCalcs cold-formed steel column calculator. With a database of common American light gauge and cold formed sections, the calculator enables the easy modelling of axial loading on a cold-formed steel column with support for variable strong axis, weak axis, and torsional bracing.

Key Sections in the Cold-Formed Steel Stud / Column Calculator

  • Loads
  • Design Criteria
  • Member Properties
  • Load Combinations (ASCE 7-10, Section 2)
  • Unfactored Axial Load
  • Yielding and Global Buckling Capacity (AISI S100-16, E2)
  • Local Buckling (AISI S100-16, Cl E3.2)
  • Distortional Buckling (AISI S100-16, Cl E4)

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