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Posted on screw shear test?

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#1 posted 07-08-2013 12:14 AM

Interesting question!
Yeah, perhaps not a good idea for structural uses…
Odd how if drywall screws only hold sheetrock to the studs, how shear resistance is important. During an earthquake, the last thing to worry about would be a hunk of sheet rock falling on me!

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