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I am doing the lateral analysis of a detach garage. three sides of  the
builing have enought wall length for shear wall. The side with the
opening has no room for shear wall, so I am designing a steel post to
take the shear load.  In the design, I am doing the typical flag pole
where I checked the drift, and  bending of the steel post. my question

1. Should I use Rw = 6 or 3?
2. Any info on how to design the base plate?
3. Any info on how to design the anchor bolts to take the moment at the

Francisco Duarte
Lea and Sung Engineering, Inc.
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