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EX. To design the floor beam to column connection

  1. Hold <Ctrl> and select both the left column sections and the floor beam (members 1, 3, and 5).
  2. On the Connection Design ribbon tab, select the Smart Connection tool in the Assign Connections group.

    The Smart Connections dialog opens.
  3. Select AISC 360-10 (ASD) as the Design Code. Leave all other options unchecked.
  4. Select Unstiffened Seated BCF (UnStiffened Seated, Beam-Column(Flange)) from the connection drop-down list.
  5. Double-click BCF Bolted in the Available list. It is added to the Selected list.
  6. Click OK. The RAM Connection - Validation dialog opens to display the design results overview.
  7. Click Close. The connection design is added to the RAM Connection Input table.