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In a continuously-sheathed structural fiberboard braced wall line, the minimum braced wall panel length shall be in accordance with Table R602.10.5.2.

TABLE R602.10.5.2
MINIMUM LENGTH REQUIREMENTS FOR STRUCTURAL FIBERBOARD BRACED
WALL PANELS IN A CONTINUOUSLY-SHEATHED WALLa
MINIMUM LENGTH OF STRUCTURAL FIBERBOARD BRACED WALL PANEL
(inches)
MINIMUM OPENING CLEAR HEIGHT NEXT TO THE STRUCTURAL FIBERBOARD BRACED WALL PANEL
(% of wall height)
8-foot wall 9-foot wall 10-foot wall
48 54 60 100
32 36 40 85
24 27 30 67

For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm, 1 foot = 304.8 mm.
  1. Interpolation is permitted.

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