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Amen to that Bill...if I had a dollar for every time I've heard the "never seen that done before" I'd be relaxing toes up somewhere drinking margaritas...
John T. Whitty, P.E.


From: Polhemus, Bill [mailto:BPolhemus(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Tue 8/15/2006 11:58 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: RE: More on level of Detailing

-----Original Message-----
From: Joe Grill [mailto:jgrill(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 10:41 AM

What I have found is that the custom home
contractor is always the smartest guy on the project until there is a
problem.  Then it's "I'm not an engineer, I'm just an old time, down to
earth all around good guy contractor, I dunno nothin bout no

-----/Original Message/-----

That is, until you give YOUR solution. Then, he will inform you that in
the twenty-seven years he's been doing this, he's never seen anyone try
to do what you're suggesting.

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