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How long of a 4x12 can I use to Cary a load second floor

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How long of a 4x12 can I use to Cary a load for a second floor mezzonine above used for light storage floor is 2x10 on 16 inch centers
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes call me if u can
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Expert:  StructuralEng replied 2 years ago.
What is the length of the 2x10s on each side of the beam?
Is this a space in an industrial building designated as light storage?