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Steel for Glulam

Discussion in 'Building' started by LondonLad21, 22 Oct 2019.

  1. LondonLad21

    LondonLad21

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    Hello, just looked at what my structural engineer has specced for a beam to support a small portion of roof. Wants a full on 152 by 152 5m beam.

    Anybody substituted steel for glulam ever with success?

    Will contact engineer tomorrow, but any feedback appreciated.
     
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  3. ^woody^

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    You want a much bigger and deeper beam then?
     
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    ....and probably more expensive?
     
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