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Refer to ANSI/NAAMM FP 1001  -  Guide Specifications for Design Loads of
Metal Flagpoles.

You will need to know whether your client is going to use either nylon,
cotton or polyester flags.

Neil Moore, S.E.
neil moore and associates
structural engineers

At 08:48 AM 05/08/2000 -0700, you wrote:
>I am looking for a reference that quantifies the amount of wind that a flag
>will actually transfer to it's supporting structure.  Seems like there may
>be a lot of variables involved.  Is there a publication that details the
>results of wind tunnel tests or the like?
>Any information would be helpful.
>Thanks in advance,
>Dave K. Adams, S.E.
>Lane Engineers, Inc.
>FAX:  (559) 688-8893