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I have an 11x8 wood beam garage header spanning 17ft in a split

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I have an 11x8 wood beam garage header spanning 17ft in a split level house. I need to replace the garage door which is 16'x6'-6" I'd like to replace that beam with something 6" deep so I can get a 7ft tall door. Can a W6x?? handle this?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 2 years ago.
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