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In a message dated 11/7/07 9:10:08 AM, charles(--nospam--at)advanceeng.net writes:
How can deflection from wind forces be different from deflection from seismic forces?  Deflection is deflection.

Although a given mount of deflection might be acceptable if it occurs only every few decades, as in a strong earthquake, but might not be acceptable if it occurs daily during a windy winter.

Ralph



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