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IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

(OP)
Looking at IBC table 2306.2(2), in finding appropriate unit shears and fastener spacing, I see the table refers to "14 gage staples", is there a section for equivalent nails to designate? Any help appreciated.

Thanks,

RE: IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

Maybe I misunderstand your question but the table you reference seems to be answering it for us???

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MAP

RE: IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

(OP)
Well, my question is, what if I was to designate 10d nails, or 6d nails? I believe the previous IBC version stated for comparable nails based on panel and/or unit shear. After all, staples are not nails. Sorry, I wasnt clear on my question.

Thanks,

RE: IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

Yes, SDPWS FTW!

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MAP

RE: IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

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RE: IBC 2012 structural panel fastener question

If you are looking for the nail shear values, they are in the NDS now, not the IBC.

Mike McCann, PE, SE (WA)


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