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Fat fingers on smart phone.  That was meant to say "....full and
On Nov 26, 2013 11:14 AM, "Joseph Grill" <jrgrill55(--nospam--at)> wrote:

> I don't have them available at the moment, but footnotes in the NDS 
> tables, I believe, have spacing requirements for fill and reduced nailing 
> values. I'm not sure of an absolute minimum other than to prevent 
> splitting. Maybe someone else has their reference handy.
> On Nov 26, 2013 10:25 AM, "Joseph Goldbronn" <jgoldbronn(--nospam--at)> 
> wrote: 
>> Would anyone know of any reference to how close nails are allowed to be?
>> I have a situation where a framer spaced the nails so close that the
>> heads are physically touching one another.  These nails are part a
>> shearwall but I am not sure why they put the nails so close, the plans
>> called for 2" oc nailing around the edge.
>> Any insight would be appreciated.
>> Thank you,

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