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RE: storage racks with partially restrained moment connections - wind frame analysis in high seismic zones

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Hello Peter,

The first sign addiction is denial.

Respectfully,

Scott M Haan  P.E.
Plan Review Engineer
Building Safety Division http://muni.org/building, 
Development Services Department,
Municipality of Anchorage
phone: 907-343-8183   fax: 907-249-7399
mailto:haansm(--nospam--at)ci.anchorage.ak.us

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Peter Higgins [SMTP:76573.2107(--nospam--at)compuserve.com]
> Sent:	Monday, March 19, 2001 2:48 PM
> To:	INTERNET:seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject:	Re: storage racks with partially restrained moment
> connections -  wind frame analysis in high seismic zones
> 
> Agreed. However, I have yet to see a full, bound, pallet fall out of a
> rack, and I've been looking at hundreds of facilities for years after
> earthquakes. I have heard stories, but have yet to actually see it happen.
> 
> Small, loose stuff is another matter. Glass I know nothing about, but the
> story is interesting. Do you have any photos or documentation regarding
> the
> nature of the materials? If it was glass ware, don't bother, I've tons of
> pictures of china shops. It is indeed a mess.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Peter Higgins
>