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Old 09-23-2009, 07:17 PM   #16
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Hi GBR,

Thanks for the details. As for method #2 , the Simpson Strong Tie does have a model that gives you the same 1" metal bracket (see image below)as the hardware noted in Method #1. So with this model, one can go P.T. or non-P.T. However based on what Willie said, I will mostlikely forgo using this as its a bit more technical.

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Remember to thicken the edges of the slab at the posts for load
Yes, great tip. I never considered that.

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No reason to shy away from any particular installation. Just be sure to get whatever you put in straight, plumb, and square.
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The other stuff is just some simple drawings I throw together with Google SketchUp.
Simple drawings ....I've tried Google sketchup....not used to using it

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