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2x10 Equivalent....

Posted by Dodgeman on May 8th, 2003 12:44 PM
In reply to floor joists by Scott on May 7th, 2003 08:43 PM [Go to top of thread]

The (2) 1x10's that are "cobbled" together are the equivalent to (1) 2x10.
Based on deflection strength, if your current "2x10's" are 16 inches on center, you would have to space 2x8's 8 inches on center, and 2x6's 3 1/2 inches on center.
Good Luck!

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