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> -----Original Message-----
> From: h.d.richardson(--nospam--at)home.com [mailto:h.d.richardson(--nospam--at)home.com]
> Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2001 4:04 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Re: Q: Non-Standard Joist Seat
> 
> 
> Bill,
> 
> 	I've done this many times without any complaints from the 
> fabricators. 
> An alternative would be to weld a block of 1 inch thick plate to the top
> of your beam (or to the underside of their joist) but I think this would
> be more expensive than just changing the joist seat height.

That's exactly what I figgered. Thanks for confirming my "figgerin'".

William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
Katy, Texas
Phone 281-492-2251
Fax 281-492-8203


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