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RE: A new angle on "Sliding" - unanchored tanks

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>However, for the base, the water just rests on a thin layer of
>concrete that has no attachment to the rest of the structure.
In a couple of days, after all the water has leaked out, you shouldn't 
have a problem. And if the water hasn't leaked out by the time the first 
quake hits, any uplift at all should take care of the rest of it ;->  

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)

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