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Posted by Dodgeman on October 31st, 2000 12:20 PM
In reply to No Stud for Garage Door Opener by Judy on October 31st, 2000 09:56 AM [Go to top of thread]

The hollow wall anchors will not work in this application. You need to run the 2x4 to the next avaiable stud. The drywall will not take the load over time. In other words, attach each end of the 2x4 to a "stud" even if it does not look symmetrical.

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