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I'm trying to figure out what size I or H beam I can use

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I'm trying to figure out what size I or H beam I can use for my garage.
JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: 20' span header is 6x6 lvl 32" in front of where steel beam would go. there is a 5.5" x 9.5" solid wood beam there now...that I want to swap out
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Structural Engineer should know?
Customer: I need more headroom in the garage
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Can I get back to you in the morning?

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