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Pat,

The boss here usually references a Calif. DSA spec of 2 times 80% of the ICBO value.    (i.e.  pull test min. = 1.6*allowable)

HTH,

David Topete, PE

 Pat Clark wrote:

What should I spec for a pull test of a retrofit epoxy holdown anchor in a residential project.  An increased factored load of the required strength at the hd location?
 
Pat Clark



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