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Title: Fence Design
If you are designing a jail - wind load will likely not govern use handrail loading as per local building code authority.
-----Original Message-----
From: Trobridge, Bruce <Bruce.Trobridge(--nospam--at)>
To: 'seaint(--nospam--at)' <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Date: Friday, October 20, 2000 1:56 PM
Subject: Fence Design

I am trying to figure out the best way to analyze fence posts.  I am considering 12 foot high chain link fence for a correctional facility.  How is the post analyzed?  What percentage of the wind should be considered for the chain link fence fabric?

Bruce C. Trobridge PE
Senior Building Structural Engineer
NYS - Office of General Services
(518) 486-1749