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> Subject: Definition of a Collector

> The million dollar question is: Should the slab diaphragm to wall
> connections described above be designed to resist amplified collector
> forces? If so, does anyone have a code reference that tells me to do
> this?

The 2 cent response: What is the down side to designing it as a
collector and not worrying about a definition?

Paul

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R. Paul Ransom, P. Eng.
Civil/Structural/Project/International
Burlington, Ontario, Canada
<mailto:ado26(--nospam--at)hwcn.org> <http://www.hwcn.org/~ad026/civil.html>

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