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Floor Joists ignoring bearing lines and joist directions

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Hi Chiefers,

 

I was wondering if anyone could give me some tips about why Chief might be ignoring joist directions for floor joists and bearing lines. My software is changing the direction some times and not others, and is changing it on one floor, then ignoring all joist direction specifications on all the other floors. The project file is massive, (2 tower lowrise project) and not suitable to upload.

Any tips welcome.

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Try drawing a completely enclosed bearing line area, then draw some more and hope for the best....

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Are you drawing your joist direction and bearing lines on the floor below the platform you are framing?

Do you have a framing layer in your floor structure?

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5 hours ago, glennw said:

Are you drawing your joist direction and bearing lines on the floor below the platform you are framing?

 

Glen maybe right , this catches people all the time , anything below the Subfloor and any floor in CA is depicted on the Floor below you may actually be looking at the Ceiling Joists? ( turning Ceiling Joists off in the ALDO will soon tell you )

 

M.

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