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The UFC states why the 2 degrees is imposed such as for panic hardware and
seal requirements when protecting personnel. Page 1499 mentions this.

On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 3:26 PM, Kapil Nandwana 

> Hi,
> The provision for deformation and ductility criterion is taken from
> UFC-3-340-02 (,
> Chapter 5, Pg 1496, Summary of deformation criterion.
> Yes, the door has panic hardware in it. Basically they are a bunch of
> rebound pins.
> The door that I am working on is big (15'x16') double leaf door, each 
> leaf of which can only supported on two side (top and side). It is a 
> monolithic plate. If a built door is the answer to this problem then can 
> how should I design my vertical stiffener of the door plate given that it 
> can only be supported on one side ?
> On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 2:36 PM, Himanshu Goyal
> <anshuagoel(--nospam--at)>wrote:
>> Hello:

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