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Perhaps you should change your motto to "They couldn't hit an elephant's
foot at this distance."

-----Original Message-----
From: Christopher Wright [mailto:chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com]
Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2002 4:42 PM
To: ?
Subject: RE: A new angle on "Sliding" - unanchored tanks


>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)skypoint.com        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)
http://www.skypoint.com/~chrisw


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