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In reference to the Rw dicussion:  The Blue Book allows combining Rws for
different directions with a few exceptions. One is when you are dealing with a
"box" or bearing wall building with a Rw=6.  In this case you must use the lower
Rw. This, I thought , was clearly stated in the code, but I don't have it before
me in oder to quote chapter and verse.
	Dick Phillips