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Looking carrying beam' X 24' framed single story residence.

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Looking for specs for main carrying beam for 24' X 24' framed single story residence. Beam will be supported both ends and at center (12'). Will be using I-Joists (210) 24" OC with web stiffeners, glued and screwed Advantec subfloor.
Thanks
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 5 months ago.

Can you take a look at the following link and answer the questions at the bottom of the sheet? Your answers will allow me to accurately model the loading and size your beam. Thanks

https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B3LjUB_rxIbcNVlreGljdFZUZ3kxTHhvVDFnRV9uQQ

Expert:  walkereng replied 5 months ago.

Let me know when you come back online.

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