Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

Re: Lt Ga Metal Trusses

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Thanks for the assistance.

Mike

"Sprague, Harold O." wrote:

> Mike,
>
> Check out Mi-Tek specs. at:
>  http://www.mitekinc.com/mitekproducts/ultraspan/specification.asp
>
> and the USACE specs. at:
> http://www.hnd.usace.army.mil/techinfo/cegs/pdf/05400.pdf
>
> Regards,
> Harold Sprague
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Michael Zaitz [SMTP:mzaitz(--nospam--at)hgbd.com]
> > Sent: Monday, July 17, 2000 3:21 PM
> > To:   seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject:      Lt Ga Metal Trusses
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > Is there any information available for writing a specification for Lt Ga
> > Metal
> > Trusses?  We have our first school involving them and are planning on
> > using the
> > same philosophy as for wood trusses.  Provide a specification and have a
> > specialist in these things design them.  Any critical issues I need to
> > worry
> > about?
> >
> > On a related issue.  I don't think welding anything thinner than 16 ga.is
> > practical so that is the min ga I am planning on using.  However, how
> > would metal
> > deck be attached to the trusses?  Using TEK screws or welded same as to
> > bar
> > joists?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Mike
> >
>
> ******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
> *   Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp
> *   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers
> *   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To
> *   subscribe (no fee) to the list, send email to
> *   admin(--nospam--at)seaint.org and in the body of the message type
> *   "join seaint" (no quotes). To Unsubscribe, send email
> *   to admin(--nospam--at)seaint.org and in the body of the message
> *   type "leave seaint" (no quotes). For questions, send
> *   email to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you
> *   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted
> *   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web
> *   site at: http://www.seaint.org
> ******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********


******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* *** 
*   Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp 
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers 
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To 
*   subscribe (no fee) to the list, send email to 
*   admin(--nospam--at)seaint.org and in the body of the message type 
*   "join seaint" (no quotes). To Unsubscribe, send email 
*   to admin(--nospam--at)seaint.org and in the body of the message 
*   type "leave seaint" (no quotes). For questions, send 
*   email to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you 
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted 
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web 
*   site at: http://www.seaint.org 
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********