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RE: IBC2000 size of a 16d nail

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IBC 2306.1 references the NDS for ASD.  The NDS chapter 12 tables list nail
sizes for box nails, common wire nails, threaded hardened steel nails and
common wire spikes.

Scott M Haan  P.E.
Plan Review Engineer
Building Safety Division, 
Development Services Department,
Municipality of Anchorage
phone: 907-343-8183   fax: 907-249-7399

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	John Rose [SMTP:jrose36(--nospam--at)]
> Sent:	Wednesday, April 04, 2001 12:10 PM
> To:	seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject:	Re: IBC2000 size of a 16d nail
> David,
> I believe this was an oversight in the IBC. It probably will be corrected
> in a future IBC revision (probably to be handled by AF&PA) through the
> code
> review process.
> John Rose/APA (retired)
> David B Merrick wrote:
> > I tried to follow the IBC2000 reference to their 16d nail. 2303.6 calls
> > out ASTM F 1667, but no where can I find the size of a 16d nail.
> >
> > I know the answer in the UBC, but where is the answer in the IBC?
> >
> > David Merrick
> >