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Re: Residential garage floor live load

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I used to design them for the wheel load of a Ford Excursion. I don't know how many of those are selling now adays, but I would be very conservative in your design if I were you.

-gm

On Sun, Nov 2, 2008 at 8:16 AM, ken ng <zy7up(--nospam--at)yahoo.com> wrote:

I never have any project which the 2 cars garage slab is located above the bedrooms.  I used live load = 50 psf.  Does 50 psf live load is under estimate?  Should I include 1,500# concentrate wheel load?