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Old 05-30-2014, 08:42 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by stickboy1375 View Post
I always thought independent support was due to the safety of Fire personal, and the grid not being rated to support the weight of fixtures.

Kind of like supporting an old work box off sheetrock alone, sure we all do it, but what exactly is the holding weight of sheetrock, and is it even rated for that application?
That's in our mass code amendments too. 410.36(B)

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Originally Posted by HARRY304E View Post
That's in our mass code amendments too. 410.36(B)

It's a building code in a lot of areas, some people are just unaware of the codes, or have never worked outside of residential.


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