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            Greetings,

                        All you seismic area wood-frame townhouse designers call for “fluid seismic dampers” already, don’t you? From the comments on holddowns I see here, this does not seem realistic.

http://www.construction.com/NewsCenter/TechnologyCenter/Headlines/archive/2006/ENR_0710a.asp

            Jim Getaz

            Winchester, Virginia