Just because wind controls doesn't mean ignore seismic. Are you in seismic zone 0 ? Just because seismic doesn't produce the maximum lateral force doesn't mean you neglect it. Cyclic degradation of the gpbd is still an issue.
my 2 cents.
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THANK YOU for your reply
The main problem with plywood is that it's combustible and Arch and
Inspector say 'No Way"
Any other thoughts?________ (Incidentally WIND controls, so we think
gypsum is okay?)