I "think"(I am not old, but am definitely decrepit, or am I suffering
from boozehimers??) it is included on the NISEE software library
CDrom which costs about $139.
From: "Mike Valley" <mtv(--nospam--at)skilling.com>
Subject: RE: Tapered Steel Member
Date sent: Thu, 3 Feb 2000 10:22:57 -0800
Send reply to: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> WEBTAP is still available from NISEE. Go to http://www.eerc.berkeley.edu/
> and following the Engineering Software link.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Robert McGhie [mailto:robert0(--nospam--at)jps.net]
> > Sent: Thursday, February 03, 2000 10:09 AM
> > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject: Re: Tapered Steel Member
> > I knew that I was old but did not know that I was decrepit. :-)
> > I have a copy of 4 booklets on tapered beams. They are WRC
> > Bulletin 173, dated June 1972, WRC Buletin 192, a December 1976
> > Reprint of the February 1974 bulletin, WRC bulletin 248, dated
> > May 1979 and Welded Tapered Girders, a 1956 AISC publication. In
> > 1981, A. D. Mawdsley, one of Ed Wilson's
> > students, wrote a FORTRAN program called WEBTAP to design tapered
> > steel beams. At one time the code and a manual was available
> > from UCB. I still have a copy of the manual, but do not know
> > about the code.