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Architect’s Handbook of Formulas, Tables, and Mathematical Calculations by David Kent Ballast

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List of Illustrations

Section 1: How to Determine Building Planning Space Requirements

Figure 1-1:

Parking Angle, Stall Size, Dimension of Parking Lot Components - 3

Table 1-1:

Parking Space Requirements at Various Angles - 4

Table 1-2:

Parking Ramp Lengths—Straight Ramps - 5

Figure 1-2:

How to Calculate Minimum Turning Radii - 6

Table 1-3:

Recommended Site Work Slopes - 6

Table 1-4:

Space Planning by Building Type - 8

Table 1-5:

Gross to Net Ratios for Common Building Types - 10

Table 1-6:

Elevator Lobby Space Requirements - 11

Table 1-7:

Code Requirements for Stairs - 12

Table 1-8:

Ramp Slopes - 13

Table 1-9:

Library Shelving—Volumes per Linear Foot of Shelf Based on Subject - 14

Table 1-10:

Frame Sizes of Common Projection Media - 15

Table 1-11:

Typical Focal Lengths ...

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