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Well, I will have to copy Charlie Carter of AISC on this one, since he signed
off a while ago.  There is no such thing as A36 rolled shapes any more.  Actual
steel you are getting probably have much higher strength.

Y. Henry Huang

Canitz, Charles F NAB02 wrote:

> Henry - The rolled shapes are W24x131's, W12x72's, W8x40's and W5x16's.
> There is also 3/4" and 1" plate.
>
> Charlie
>
> > ----------
> > From:         Y. Henry Huang[SMTP:hhuang(--nospam--at)co.la.ca.us]
> > Reply To:     seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Sent:         Thursday, August 20, 1998 6:55 AM
> > To:   seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject:      Re: Welding Electrodes
> >
> > It would be useful to indicate the type(shape) of steel you are getting.
> > Are they
> > plates or wide flange rolled shapes?
> >
> > Y. Henry Huang
> >
> > CanitzCF(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:
> >
> > > I'm presently involved with a project for which I am to prepare shop
> > drawings
> > > for a structural steel assembly. The various steel member components
> > including
> > > the welding electrodes(11018) are on site. When I requested the steel
> > > specification,  A36 was indicated. I stated that the electrode tensile
> > > strength(110 ksi) does not match that of the steel(per AWS D1.1). I then
> > > requested the steel mill certification. While awaiting this information,
> > any
> > > comments?
> > >
> > > Charlie Canitz, PE
> > > Bel Air, MD
> > >
> >
> >
> >
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