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This plan shows the placement of the studs from a bird’s-eye-view. In this particular plan, the studs are spaced at 600 [2ft] See CENTERS or On center; (See CENTERS) (which means “at centers” or “on center”). This means the studs are spaced apart 600 (2ft) from the center of one stud to the center of the next stud.Studs spaced at 600 [2ft] crs/o.c. are also placed appropriately to accommodate standard width 1200 [4ft] The exterior surface of a building. or lining, either exterior or interior.
This plan shows the placement of the posts and where the footing holes should be dug, from a bird’s-eye-view. The holes should be 300 [1ft] square and at least 450 [18″] deep.
In colder areas the footings should go below the frost line.There should be a thickness of A mixture of sand, gravel, water and cement which hardens to a stone like condition when dry. at least 100 [4″] between the underside of the post and the bottom of the hole. The holes should be spaced at max 1200 [4ft] crs/o.c. (at Crs; O.C; Term used for spacing; The measurement of spacing for studs, rafters, and joists in a building from the center of one member to the center of the next./on center).NOTE: The posts should be a minimum of 150 [6″] above ground level, with a layer of durable vapor barrier between the top of the post and the The bottom horizontal framing member of the wall. of the wall frame (Wall plate, bottom plate; The bottom horizontal framing member of the wall./bottom The top or bottom horizontal framing member of the wall./wall plate).