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In a message dated 12/5/99 8:40:08 PM, 73527.1356(--nospam--at)compuserve.com writes:
>A problem with this is that preservative in a pressure treated member does
>not necessarily penetrate the member completely.  Ripping a 4 X 6 will
>expose untreated wood or portions of the wood that have inadequate treatment.
>

Put that side up if used in a bottom plate (mud sill). 

Ralph