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Re: ASD vs LRFD...my simple test

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I like shifting gears between materials much more than shifting gears between
factored and unfactored loads for strength and serviceability checks within
the same material.

"Polhemus, Bill" wrote:

> So you LIKE completely shifting mental gears when you have a steel vs. a
> concrete design to do! Especially when you have steel AND concrete which,
> funnily enough, most projects feature.
>
> Engineers are funny sometimes.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Neil Glaser [mailto:NGlaser(--nospam--at)pkainc.com]
> Sent: Thursday, February 03, 2000 8:35 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Re: ASD vs LRFD...my simple test
>
> I prefer using ASD and so do all of the engineers that I have
> been associated with (at least those in private practice).
>