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No, it's done all the time, but I don't do it.

-gm

On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Gordon Goodell <GordonGoodell(--nospam--at)harmonydesigninc.com> wrote:

Is there any prohibition against or problem with supporting a steel (W-shape, in this case) floor beam in a wood beam pocket on either a built-up wood col. or a wood header for residential light-framed construction Not sure Ive seen this done.

thanks,

Gordon Goodell