Does that mean you didn't win the camera? :<O
Bill Cain, S.E.
"From the laying out of a line of a tunnel to its final completion, the work
may be either a series of experiments made at the expense of the proprietors
of the project, or a series of judicious applications of the results of
-H. S. Drinker in "Tunneling, Explosive Compounds and Rock Drills (1878).
From: Roger Turk [SMTP:73527.1356(--nospam--at)compuserve.com]
Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2000 7:13 PM
Subject: RE: Standards for Plan Detail
I found the same situation as Bill Allen. Didn't Simpson send out a
within the last 6 - 12 months (or have one on their web site) for
indicate what you liked. AFAICR, I received a survey form in the
that if you would return it, you would be put in a pool for an
camera --- however, there was no place on the form to put you name.
A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Bill Allen wrote:
>>At least the last copy I had I found rather worthless for
purposes. They are isometric views (similar or identical to those in
catalog) which make them nearly (since nothing is impossible)
adapt to construction documents. IMO, their old software which was
driven was much better. However, I believe it cost a lot more to
maintain than their current (worthless) format.
Other than that, I don't have an opinion :o).
Bill Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
Laguna Niguel, CA
||From: Peter Higgins [mailto:JillHiggins(--nospam--at)compuserve.com]
||Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2000 2:00 PM
||Subject: Re: Standards for Plan Detail
||Off the thread a bit, but Simpson has already drawn all their
||and distributed them on a neat CD ROM complete with ER's
||prices, etc. We don't use it a lot here, but I could see someone
||woodframe construction using it a lot.