Subject: RE: structural properties of metal stud framing
From: "Sprague, Harold O." <SpragueHO(--nospam--at)bv.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2000 11:18:43 -0600
Use a manufacturer like Dietrich or Unimast. Select what you need
and put or approved equal. Have them submit a sample and measure it to see
if the dimension and gauge are the same or bigger.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: marfra(--nospam--at)opus.co.tt [SMTP:marfra(--nospam--at)opus.co.tt]
> Sent: Friday, January 28, 2000 5:45 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: structural properties of metal stud framing
> I am designing a lightweight bulkhead that spans 20ft. I want to use
> standard drywall channels. Can anyone tell me where i can get the
> relevant structural properties of the mambers? Suppliers in the West
> Indies do not seem to have this info.
> Mark Francois