Over forty years ago, those in the nuclear design business came up with
something called "manurium". Suppose you need a material with a
coefficient of thermal expansion of zero, or a modulus of elasticity of
infinity. Simply specify the properties you desire, and continue with your
Members of management use this technique for project budget, schedules,
manpower, etc., all the time.
Fountain E. Conner, P.E.
Gulf Breeze, Fl. 32561
> From: Bill Polhemus <bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc>
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RE: Concrete: Shrinkage limit of .048?
> Date: Thursday, March 22, 2001 10:35 AM
> If there was only SOME WAY to prevent "shrinkage" altogether! I haven't
> able to get it off my mind since that episode of "Seinfeld"!
> William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
> Polhemus Engineering Company
> Katy, Texas