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Tim:

Section 2521 (e) of the 1946 UBC requires sill plates to be anchored to the foundation.

Neil Moore, S.E.
neil moore and associates

I can't find my first edition right now.



At 04:06 PM 7/22/2003 -0700, Tim Spengler wrote:

Can anyone tell me which version of the Uniform Building Code began requiring wood sill plates be anchored to the foundation via anchor bolts?  (Section 1806.6 of current UBC).  Was it in 1972 or 1976?  I dont have these codes as a reference so any input would be appreciated.

 

Tim Spengler PE, SE