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Re: 25% snow load is Conservative

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Rhkratzse wrote:
> << Cote:  I would be curious to know what type of structure is required to
> resist
>  snow loads of 300 psf. >>
> Veit:  Any house, commercial structure, or other building in many counties in
> the
> Sierras in California & Nevada, including El Dorado, Nevada, Amador, Douglas,
> Placer, and many others.
> >>
> I understood the question to be what type of structural system would be needed
> to resist 300 psf.  Is that right, Mr. Cote?
Yes, your understanding of the question was right.