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FWIW, I don’t agree with the statement below.


T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.


Consulting Structural Engineers
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-----Original Message-----
From: Dave Gaines [mailto:gainesengr(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Monday, June 05, 2006 4:19 PM
Subject: Replace built-up wood beam




They could sister new LVL beams onto the sides, not with glue but with through bolts.  It wouldn't be as pretty but it would pass sound engineering judgment.




Dave Gaines

Pasadena, CA