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- From: Jnapd(--nospam--at)aol.com
- Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2005 02:51:02 EST
Bill you are correct. I usually think of it as top of top plate to diaphragm below.
As a side note what I typed would be correct if the wall extends above the roof (full height studs) and the roof diaphragm is ledgered to the wall. I was working on this as I was typing away...
Johnson & Nielsen Associates
Palm Springs, CA
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