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Randy:

You must not be nearly as old as I am!  Fs is the allowable working stress for a particular mode (such as flexure or tension) in what is now called ASD.

Stan Caldwell in Dallas
 
-----Original Message-----
From: Randy Diviney [mailto:rsdiviney(--nospam--at)hayeslarge.com]
Sent: Thursday, July 13, 2000 11:00 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: fs ???


I am reviewing an existing building circa 1957 and the steel stress is
given as fs (fs = 22,000). What is fs ?

Thank you


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