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RE: OSB Sheathing

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Per the OSB's "OSB In Wood Frame Construction", the approximate weights for
40 pcf density 4'x8' panels of varying thicknesses are as follows:

1/4"        27 lbs
5/16"      33 lbs
3/8"       40 lbs
7/16"     47 lbs
15/32"   50 lbs
1/2"       53 lbs
19/32"   63 lbs
5/8"       67 lbs
23/32"    77 lbs
3/4"       80 lbs
1 1/8"    120 lbs


Charlie Canitz, PE
USACE Baltimore District

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> From: 	Bill Allen, S.E.[SMTP:billallen(--nospam--at)earthlink.net]
> Reply To: 	seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> Sent: 	Friday, May 01, 1998 9:42 AM
> To: 	seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> Subject: 	OSB Sheathing
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> Does anyone have the weight for various thickness of OSB sheathing?
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> Thanks,
> Bill Allen
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