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Re: Plywd diaph. deflection

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There is a formula for calculating the deflection of a plywood
diaphragm in the UBC.  I believe that it is in volume 3.  The same
formula is in the AITC manual.  Please remember to include the
deflection of your frames or shearwalls.

Ken Tarlow


---Mvpsc(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:
>
> Hello Everyone
> I have been asked by plan checker to calculate the 
> Plywood diaphragm deflection for masonry retail center next to
> property line to meet min separation of 3Rw/8. How should I go by
> respond. If I ned to calculate the deflection how should do.
> Any comment?
> 
> 
> 
 
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