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On Feb 13, 2005, at 9:12 AM, GSKWY(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:

His answer - "We did not investigate the properties of the fibers". 
So I asked, "Did you find any other research that supported your findings?" 
His answer - "We did not investigate any other research." 
So I  asked,  "Do you think anyone who isn't being paid by Fibermesh would agree with your findings?"  His answer,  "Well actually, we wanted to use steel fibers,  but this research was to look at the feasability of a totally steel-free bridge."

This looks like a real good reason to stick with ASTM specs vis a vis vendor cheerleading.

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)
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