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Re: Wood: Conventional Framing opinions needed from otherstates -Reply

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>>Thoreau said, "consistency is the hobgoblin of small minds".  It's been
suggested, perhaps somewhat tongue-in-cheek, that engineers are models of
consistency.  If the present conventional framing provides provide adequate
safety, why raise them for the sake of consistency?<<

Actually I think it was Ralph Waldo Emerson who said that.

Kate O'Brien