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Re: Strenth and Stiffness of 1x diagonal floor sheathing??

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Bill:
Perhaps the NDS shear values for wood-frame, diagonal
lumber diaphragms can help.
Irv 
--- Bill Allen <T.W.Allen(--nospam--at)cox.net> wrote:

> I'm working on an existing building built in Orange
> County around 1920 (or
> so). I need to determine the strength and stiffness
> of the floor diaphragm.
> 
>  
> 
> I know that the four term APA equation probably
> doesn't apply, but if not
> that, then what should I use instead?
> 
>  
> 
> TIA,
> 
>  
> 
> T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.
> 
> ALLEN DESIGNS <http://www.AllenDesigns.com> 
> 
> Consulting Structural Engineers
>  V (949) 248-8588 . F(949) 209-2509
> 
> 



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