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Re: Racking strength of timber frame walls

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Simpson Strong-tie ( has been doing racking tests for their 
products and I believe have set up some test for researchers testing 
You might also contact Bob Kazanjyat the University of California in Irvine. 
I believe Bob has been doing some research on shear wall cyclic load testing. 
 Bob can be reached at rkazanjy(--nospam--at) (Robert P. KAZANJY).
You might also try contacting Ron Ogawa who has been doing some testing as 
well. He can be reached at rogawa(--nospam--at) (I think this is correct). If the 
address I have for Ron is not correct, you can ask Bob Kazanjy and he should 
have an up to date or correct address.

Hope this helps you.
Dennis S. Wish PE