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Pole barn openings on eve side largest 16' looking at using 1.75" x 9.75" lvls on each side of the post. also looking to use same lvl to hole roof up 36' trusses on 2' centers have qquestions

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4x6" post

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Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 3 months ago
What is the city and state so I can look at Snow loading?
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Vicksburg Michigan
Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 3 months ago
the beams at the rave will support the roof trusses only? No attic or second floor load?
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Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 3 months ago
Eave, not rave
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No attic or second floor attaching with GRK strutual screws
Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 3 months ago
Unfortunately, that size LVL won’t work. You will need four 1.75” x 11.25” 2.0E LVL
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ok 2 for garage opening and 2 fo header holding trusses?
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