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Re: Shear Wall W/ Wood I-Joist Rafters

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Roger,

I think you should look at the detail produced by the I-joist industry.  It
probably is not as bad as you think.

Rich



seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org writes:
Rich,

For some reason the concept of a wood I-joist being supported on its thin web

at a birds mouth cut just doesn't appeal to me, no matter what their numbers 
say.

A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona  USA



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