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RE: Fwd: Single Plate LST Holes

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Yes.  The AISC 360, Secton 10. Bearing Strength at Bolt Holes has 
provisions for calculating the strength normal to the slot.

I am not sure what you mean by an "ST" joint.

Regards, Harold Sprague

> From: canitzcf(--nospam--at)
> Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2013 23:56:47 -0500
> Subject: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Fwd: Re: Single Plate LST Holes
> To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)
> Are long slotted holes prohibited for single plate connections if the 
> holes are oriented normal to the design load?
> Furthermore, can a ST joint be used in this situation if a continuous PL
> type washer is placed over the slotted holes?
> Thanks,
> Charlie Canitz, PE
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Canitz, Charles NAB <Charles.F.Canitz(--nospam--at)>
> To: 'canitzcf(--nospam--at)' <canitzcf(--nospam--at)>
> Sent: 08-Jan-2013 23:51:26 +0000
> Subject: Re: Single Plate LST Holes

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