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Jeff Hedman wrote:

Jason,

If the height to width ratios still apply, any idea how this building got through plan check with shear walls that don’t meet the ratios?

Jeff Hedman /*/, E.I.T./*/

L.R. Pope Engineers & Surveyors, Inc.

1240 East 100 South Suite # 15B

St. George, Utah  84790

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Are you sure that the headers &/or sills of the openings aren't strapped horizontally?
Chuck Utzman,PE

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