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Customer: Thanks for helping me I want to place a hot tub on my patio. Tge patio is 4 feet above ground built on 2x 8 joists every 16 inches, mounted on a beam. The beam is 3 pieces of 2 x 10. The way the tub would be placed = 36inches would extend on one side of the beam and 52 inches on the other side. The tub is 88 inches x 80 inches and weight 4,469 lbs when full of water. Is the patio strong enough to hold the tub?
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 7 months ago.

What is the span of the joists and the span of the beam?

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