How to Calculate Bearing Area Factor?
Bearing Area Factor calculator uses Bearing area factor=((Bearing length+0.375)/Bearing length) to calculate the Bearing area factor, The Bearing Area Factor formula is used to increase design values for concentrated loads on wood perpendicular to the grain. Bearing area factor and is denoted by C_{b} symbol.
How to calculate Bearing Area Factor using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Bearing Area Factor, enter Bearing length (l_{b}) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Bearing Area Factor calculation can be explained with given input values -> 126 = ((0.003+0.375)/0.003).