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I don't think it is '1sub p'. It should be 'lsub p', where 'lsub p' is the
length of the flange cover plate selected in step 1 of section 3.5.4.1.

Hope that helps.

Jas

On Fri, 17 Aug 2001, Mark Baker wrote:

> If this is correct, what on earth is the term   1sub p in this equation?
> 
> Thanks again,
> 
> Mark
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Gerard Madden <GMadden(--nospam--at)mplusl.com>
> To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2001 3:09 PM
> Subject: Re: FEMA-350 Table 3-5
> 
> 
> I think it's correct. It is for a welded free flange connection - there is
> nothing that would force the hinge further away from the column face ( like
> a cover plate or intentional weakness away from the connection).
> 
> Also, the erratta has a correction for table 3-5, but not for that value.
> 
> -gerard
> SF, CA
> 
> >>> shake4bake(--nospam--at)earthlink.net 08/16/01 02:49PM >>>
> Greetings,
> 
> My copy of FEMA-350 shows the location of plastic hinge at dsub c / 2 +1sub
> p in Table 3-5.
> 
> All other tables show this equation to be (dsub c + dsub b) / 2.
> 
> Anyone know if  the equation in Table 3-5 contains a typo?
> 
> TIA
> 
> Mark
> 
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