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Thank you, Gary. I'll do some searching.

On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Gary L. Hodgson and Assoc. <design(--nospam--at)> 

> David,
> There are some design examples out there where short lengths of Tees cut
> from the same shape as the column are welded into the column to create a
> cruciform section locally.  I would have to do some searching but if you
> can't find anything, I will descend to the depths of my basement to look
> for references.
> Gary
> On 5/19/2015 3:12 PM, David Topete wrote:
>> I assume that BRB braces have been successfully installed from two
>> directions into a common wide flange column section. And, without the
>> need of fabricating a cruciform column shape.
>> Any thoughts on this? Thanks.
>> --
>> David Topete, SE

David Topete, SE

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