To: "SEAOC Newsletter" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Subject: Re: Dynamic Analysis Question
From: Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Jan 00 11:10:54 -0600
>It is my interpretation that the intent of the code is to allow a two-part,
>simplified (analytically) analysis for qualified structures and expects a
>full structure model for a dynamic analysis.
This is probably analogous to the Nuclear codes which allow subsystems
(like cranes) to be analyzed separately from the plant structure as a
whole, provided the subsystem contributes less than 10% of the overall
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)