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On Thursday, February 11, 1999 1:28 PM, Sibco6756(--nospam--at) 
[SMTP:Sibco6756(--nospam--at)] wrote:
> I have a problem where I must now check several baseplates that have 
> (off center) columns.  The columns have axial load and moments with 
> bolts at the corners.  Checking by the hand methods has shown overstress 
> bolts and the plate so I must need to do a more detailed check. ( The 
> has been built, so replacing or moving the baseplate will be difficult, I 
> however, drill in more anchor bolts )
> The current software program I use for baseplate design will not do this
> analysis - does anyone have suggestions on other methods or softwares 
that can
> be used to solve problems of this type ?
> many thanks for any help that can be provided,
> -sib