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On my latest plan check, the plan checker wanted a 3.5" thick "rat slab"! Sigh.
Chuck Utzman, PE

On 6/4/2014 12:32 PM, Steve Gordin wrote:
A planchecker once asked for something like this giving "it will make me
feel more comfortable" as a reason.

V. Steve Gordin PhD
Licensed Structural Engineer
SGE Consulting Structural Engineers
2081 Business Center Drive #105
Irvine CA 92612

On Jun 4, 2014, at 12:01 PM, "T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E." <Bill(--nospam--at)> wrote:

Not only is it over the top, Tarek, but I am curious what code section
s/he cites to reference this requirement. A city ordinance perhaps?

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA 2607)
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