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The Hardy galvanized steel frame shearwall system (ICBO PFC-5342)
is a relatively new system that replaces plywood, holdowns, special
3x sill plates conditions, resolves the 2:1 ratio etc.  
Are there any pitfalls that designers need to be aware when using these
Any comments are greatly appreciated.
Thank you in advance. 

Desi J. Kiss, M.S., P.E.
Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Phone: 949/458-9169

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