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Re: 1997 UBC, Section 1621.1, Uplift & Overturning

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Yes it's still in there, it might be 25% now though for OT...can't remember the exact section number...


On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 9:21 AM, <fsrahbar(--nospam--at)> wrote:
1997 UBC, allowed a 1/3 reduction when combining uplift and overturning.
Does anyone know if anything similar to this is in IBC, ASCE, CBC?? I haven't found anything.
Thank you,

Farzin S. Rahbar, SE
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David C. Weiss Structural Engineer & Associates, Inc.
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