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RE: Old Steel Joist Properties

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If it is a hand drawn designation, the intent could have been 22LH5.  If the
joist end depth is 5", it is probably an LH joist.  If it is 2 1/2" depth,
then you are back to scratching your head.

I think that we need a few more clues:
	About what year is the construction?
	What geographic region is it?
	Someone else already suggested getting the tag from the joists.  I
have retrieved tags from joists by LaClede constructed in the 1950's.

Harold O. Sprague

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	nattamai mohanram [mailto:nattamaim(--nospam--at)]
> Sent:	Tuesday, May 08, 2001 3:55 PM
> To:	seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject:	Old Steel Joist Properties
> I am looking for properties of steel joist 22VH5.
> If some one has clue please let me know.
> Thanks
> Nat

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