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Re: Simpson Strongwall Question

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Regarding the Simpson Strong Wall:
Check the bearing stress perpendicular to the grain on the plywood, due
to the overturning forces, which would occur at a second floor
condition!! They seem very overstressed for this second floor condition.
Maybe the Strong Wall is only to be used when it is directly sitting on
a concrete slab.
			Regards, Jim