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RE: Story Drift Limits for Wind Load

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It depends on the construction materials utilized.  Reference AISC Steel
Design Guide Series 3, "Serviceability Design Considerations for Low-Rise

Brian K. Smith, P.E.
Bossier City, Louisiana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bpolhem(--nospam--at)]
> Sent: Friday, November 03, 2000 6:35 PM
> To: aec-residential(--nospam--at); seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Story Drift Limits for Wind Load
> What are the limits for story drift due to wind load? I am aware
> that it should
> be a consideration but am not sure how it is determined.
> Thanks.