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I would like to use 2 x 1.5" columns to support a 5

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I would like to use 2 x 1.5" columns to support a 5 1/4" x 11 7/8" paralam beam with a 14' span what are the load weights for the columns?attached to the beam is a floor joisted, the floor will hold about a 1,500lbs (storage), to a cinder block wall with a span of 10' and a mezanine 4' wide on the other side. Directly above the beam will be whisky shelves with a weight of about 2,500lbs (800 bottles @ 3lbs per)
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

I can help

Do you have any kind of sketch you can share with me?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will send it to you shortly
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

OK, no hurry

Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Let me know when you come back online.

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