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RE: HSS thin gage section properties

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	Bill,
		It's easy to set the welding energy high enough that a weld thicker than 
the thinner part melts through the part. With thin parts, though, it's hard 
 to lay a bead that small. So the welder has to use a thin wire and proceed 
 carefully. HTH, Jim

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From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com] On 
Behalf Of T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. Sent: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 
10:30 AM To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com
Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] HSS thin gage section properties

Thanks, Jim. What was/is bothering me is that AISC phrase "no thicker than 
the thinnest part joined".

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA 2607)
A L L E N   D E S I G N S
Consulting Structural Engineers
33171 Paseo Cerveza, Suite 221
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
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-----Original Message-----
From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com] On 
Behalf Of Jim Getaz Sent: Monday, February 10, 2014 5:33 AM To: 
seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] HSS thin gage 
section properties

	Bill,
		Many years ago when I worked with HVAC installers they MIG'd strut 
together for hangers and ducts to strut hangers. I don't remember the wire

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