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StructuralEng
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I need to use metal decking, the span is only 6' and need to

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hi i need to use metal decking, the span is only 6' and need to know if it needs joists and rebar?
JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: ok so, the property is in San Francisco and the owner has lost 6' due to the hillside going away so, i propose to use 6 x 10PT poste posts with a 3 x 10 " ledger ans lay the metal decking over that
JA: Is there anything else the Engineer should be aware of?
Customer: i think I'll be attaching the other side of the joists to a concrete gradebeam
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 7 days ago.
Hello
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 7 days ago.
I can help
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 7 days ago.
Can you post a picture or sketch of what you want to do? The description is not clear