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Old 02-22-2013, 11:07 AM   #16
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Installing LVL beam flush with ceiling joists


You are right re the engineer. I dont get the quad 2 x 4's though. I would use 4 inch concrete filled steel posts to support that load, and make sure I transferred the load to solid concrete or solid filled masonry blocks.

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