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Charlie -

At least from the student perspective, including the database
with the manual would be a plus.  Many of us have spent many hours
entering various section properties as we needed them to do calcs 
for class.  Granted, we're not calc'ing hundreds of structures a 
year.  However, we're definitely not in position to spend $60 
to get an electronic database of the shapes.  An extra $10 on the 
(at least current) manual cost doesn't seem to break threshold of
pain for some of the students I talked to.


Charles Hamilton, EIT                   Graduate Student Researcher
Department of Civil and                 Phone: 949.824.8694
    Environmental Engineering           FAX:   949.824.2117 
University of California, Irvine        Email: chamilto(--nospam--at)

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