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Q: Beam span calculation ( No Answer,   0 Comments )
Subject: Beam span calculation
Category: Science > Instruments and Methods
Asked by: rasp67-ga
List Price: $10.00
Posted: 03 Oct 2006 06:36 PDT
Expires: 03 Oct 2006 08:42 PDT
Question ID: 770421
I am investigating the beam size requirements to properly span 14? ft
in a basement. The home is a simple 1 story ranch with 2 x 8 floor
joists. The area above the proposed span is open living space with no
other walls or loading factors. I would like to qualify a S beam 7 x
20 x 14? This beam is the center support for the above floor system
which extends 12? equally perpendicular outward to the foundation
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