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#1 posted 05-01-2013 01:38 PM

Yeah, good points…my thought too was that it’s very much over-engineered. I would just use double 2×4s for the wall plates and a single 2×6 for the ridge beam. I just figured those were part of a design Charlie wants, and if so, then that’s fine.

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