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I need to hold 70,000 lbs in the vertical position. what is

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I need to hold 70,000 lbs in the vertical position. what is best choice. I will have 7" wide x 13 " long plate with 4 mounting holes in plate. beam between them would be 8ft. 8" long
with the 1" thick plates welded to each end. What wood be best I-BEAM OR H-BEAM OR BOX TUBING.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 6 months ago.

I can help

Expert:  walkereng replied 6 months ago.

do you have any pictures of what you want hold?

Expert:  walkereng replied 6 months ago.

Or least a picture from the Internet of something similar. There is a button on the Chat Window that lets you attach files

Expert:  walkereng replied 5 months ago.

Let me know when you come back online

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