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RE: seaint Digest for 28 Dec 1998

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> From: Chris Stutzki <stutzkic(--nospam--at)merousa.com>
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: steel cables
>
>      From: Chris Stutzki <Stutzkic(--nospam--at)merousa.com>
>          To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
>     Subject: QUESTION REGARDING DESIGN OF CABLE STRUCTURES
>
>     Which handbook or manual is the most recent one dealing with the
> structural design of cable structures (like pretensioned cable nets,
> cable stayed roofs) ? Where can I find useful information about load
> factors when using the LRFD approach?

Chris,

You can reference ASCE 19-96 "Structural Applications of Steel Cables for
Buildings"
ISBN 0-7844-0245-0.

Also call your local cable manufacturer to get the specific cable
properties.

Regards,

Sasha Itsekson