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Thank you all.  I went with the replace option and told the contractor to 
go easy on the trigger next time.

Joe Goldbronn

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From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com] On 
Behalf Of T.William (Bill) Allen, S.E. Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 
10:34 AM To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com
Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Minimum Nail Spacing

I agree with Chuck.

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA #2607) University of Southern California, 
 M.S.C.E., 1983 University of Texas at El Paso, B.S.C.E., 1977

ALLEN DESIGNS
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From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com] On 
Behalf Of Chuck Utzman Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 10:23 AM To: 
seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)mail-list.com Subject: Re: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Minimum Nail 
Spacing

The plans should have specified staggering the nails into rows .5" apart.
At this point the damaged studs & plywood will split along your nailing.
If there is enough room left on the studs & sills for proper nailing you

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