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I have a object that is about 3500 lbs I want to place on a

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I have a wood object that is about 3500 lbs I want to place on a 2 x 4 pony wall 16: tall and 1" on center. The bottom of the object is about 40 sq ft. I can put 3/4 or 1 1/8" plywood with 3/4" granite. Will this be sufficient?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: just today
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: ... or my crew. The platform is 1200 sq ft. with a ver large chinese wood carving. Most of the carving is lite but this piece will be the heaviest piece
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: If I can send a picture of the sculpture it would be helpful
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 3 months ago.

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of you situation.

I don't follow your description. What do you mean by 16: tall? 1" on center? Hold off on the picture for now

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