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Old 05-24-2012, 11:43 AM   #1
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i have a stairway in a small cabin that has 7.5 in treads and 8 in risers. i would like to increase the tread depth as much as possible for better footing. how far can i go? thanks

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What is the height in rise from ground to deck?

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How much run do you have that can be used to elongate the stringers?
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Here's a little help for you to figure the "run" so we can further help you.

http://inspectusa.com/rise_run_strin...calculator.php

http://www.mycarpentry.com/stair-calculator.html
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What's the over hang of the treads now?
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No return of the starter. Looks like a one hit wonder again.
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No return of the starter. Looks like a one hit wonder again.


Lol...Greg. It's only been 8 hrs. Give him a chance to breath

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