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AISC's manuals are essential tools for design and construction professionals. Currently, only Detailing for Steel Construction is available in electronic format.

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Steel Construction Manual, 14th Ed. Purchase Related Info
Seismic Design Manual, Second Ed. Purchase Related Info
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Detailing for Steel Construction, Third Ed.
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