Solution to Problem 587 | Design for Flexure and Shear

Problem 587
A beam carries two concentrated loads P and triangular load of 3P as shown in Fig. P-587. The beam section is the same as that in Fig. P-577 on this page. Determine the safe value of P if fb ≤ 1200 psi and fv ≤ 200 psi.

Overhang beam loaded with contrated and triangular loads


Solution 587