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Im going to span 10' of what used to be as wall, there is no

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im going to span 10' of what used to be as wall, there is no 2nd floor or attic to walk in. I thought id use 2- 2x10"x11' sandwiched with 1/2' plywood glued and screwed together, your thoughts
JA: OK. Is there anything else the Structural Engineer should be aware of?
Customer: no not that im aware of
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 months ago.
Hello
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
do you have an answer for me?
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 months ago.
I can help.
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 months ago.
What is it supporting if not a floor or attic? The roof?
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
don't really need a live call, what can you tell me about the beam i'm proposing to build and insert
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 months ago.
Can you tell me what it's supporting?
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
the roof
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 months ago.
What is the rafter length on each side of the beam? What is the city and state so I can look at snow loading?

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