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Old 10-02-2012, 08:37 PM   #16
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The hangers I've got are about 17 1/2" long, so I'll have about 2 1/2" at the top that will fold over the top of the LVL beam.

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Old 10-03-2012, 10:48 AM   #17
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Do you typically use any kind of end cap/post cap to secure the end of the beam to the joists? Seems like this might be overkill, and I haven't seen anything that looks like it would really work, anyway.
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You could use a strap to help keep it from rolling, but probably not needed with 2x4 on each side.
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