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Gary,
 
You may want to look at UBC 2406.6 and IBC 2407 that deal with that issue.  Actually, those are pretty restrictive, and for a good reason (I've seen the results of non-compliance).
 
Steve Gordin SE
Irvine CA
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 8:30 AM
Subject: Structual Design of Glass

List,

I'm having a little problem with a glass guard rail for a church
balcony.  They don't want a handrail as that would obstruct the line of
view.

Does anybody have any experience designing glass or have any references
they can point me to?

thanks,
Gary

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