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I am looking for a copy of the UBC for seismic.  I tried the search engines
with "UBC free download!" but didn't find anything. Does anyone know of
alternative (cheap) sources to get it?

appreciate any help
Greg Smith
-----Original Message-----
From: nmoore(--nospam--at)innercite.com <nmoore(--nospam--at)innercite.com>
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Date: Thursday, March 18, 1999 11:07 AM
Subject: Re: Structural Shapes


>Chris:
>
>Your request is timely!  In the March 1999 issue of Modern Steel
>Construction, there is an article concerning the use of spreadsheets for
>steel design.  The AISC Database is available for $60 in either US or
>metric units (call 312-670-544).
>
>The article illustrates how to retrieve the database values using a
>VLOOKUP.  I personally use a MATCH and INDEX routine.
>
>You may also contact ARBED.  At one time they would supply there database
>for no cost.  Check a search engine for their website.
>
>For pipe, the AISC database is limited to what is published in the manual.
>You may want to expand this area.  I used Table 4 from L.B. Foster Company
>catalog for sizes up to 42" dia. x .625" thick.  Their Table 8 provides the
>section properties from 44" through 144" x 1".
>
>
>At 08:33 AM 3/18/99 -0500, you wrote:
>>Does anyone know where I can get a database with all of the structural
>>shapes and properties?
>>
>>Chris Towne E.I.T.
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