Subject: Re: Bolt Holes, Same Problem, Different Application
From: Jim Kestner <jkestner(--nospam--at)somervilleinc.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 1999 07:07:18 -0500
Yes, it is designed as a bearing connection. The point, however, is
that this is common construction that does not meet the letter of the
code, but in my opinion is still adequate to transfer the loads.
Jim Kestner, P.E.
Green Bay, Wi.