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RE: Concrete Column Footings

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You will have to add the footing thickness if it is significant.

Ing. Vincenzo Valerio
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-----Original Message-----
De: Chris Towne <ctowne(--nospam--at)newwave.net>
Para: SEAINT List Server <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Fecha: Miércoles 13 de Enero de 1999 10:29 AM
Asunto: Concrete Column Footings


>Situation:
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>I have a 20' concrete column that is only supported by 7'X7'X3' footing.
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>Question:
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>  Is it sufficient to use the moments at the bottom of the column for
>finding footing bearing pressure, or do I need to add the footing thickness
>to the moment arm?
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>Chris Towne, E.I.T.
>ctowne(--nospam--at)newwave.net
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