To: "SEAOC Newsletter" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Subject: Re: Welding Code AWS D1.1
From: Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 99 10:39:19 -0500
>How much stress concentration should be considered?
The Steel Code spells it out, but only for service loads. Stress
concentration effects are normally only a consideration for cyclic loads
or in the event of a brittle material.
Christopher Wright P.E. |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com | this distance" (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)