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I am checking a connection design using the ASD manual page 4-73 "Alternate 
Method 2".  The second paragraph defines Cmax as the "maximum concentric weld 
coefficient", and gives an example of .928(1+2k) and indicates it is for a C-
weld.  I'm not sure where this comes from or how to determine the coefficient 
for other weld configurations.

Any help?
Joseph Grill, PE

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