I know that, but after years of using lb in hand calculations, using lbf in
MathCAD is just plain annoying (although technically correct). :)
The variable that I would like to see in MathCAD is k for kips. Which
brings up the question, is that kips as in 1000 lb, or kips as in 1000 kg?
Conrad Guymon, P.E.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Nels Roselund" <n.roselund(--nospam--at)worldnet.att.net>
Sent: Tuesday, January 30, 2001 1:09 PM
Subject: Re: Mathcad question
> Mathcad recognizes lbf for pounds force.
> Nels Roselund
> Structural Engineer