FHB "easy soffits"
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  Re: FHB "easy soffits" by EricU (Would you do this?  ...)
Ken, thanks for stating the obvious, sometimes I need a clue.
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#16
  Re: FHB "easy soffits" by EricU (Would you do this?  ...)
well, I have some steel studs in the car, going to try my luck.  No wonder nobody ever buys the steel studs from Home Depot, they don't really have an appropriate fastener.
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  Re: RE: FHB "easy soffits" by EricU (well, I have some st...)
(10-26-2017, 04:44 PM)EricU Wrote: well, I have some steel studs in the car, going to try my luck.  No wonder nobody ever buys the steel studs from Home Depot, they don't really have an appropriate fastener.

I have done this, but used 1/4" plywood in the vertical plane, behind the GWB fascia, for some diaphragm action...
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#18
  Re: FHB "easy soffits" by EricU (Would you do this?  ...)
I'm getting there.  Decided just to frame it out.  I really like working with steel framing, turns out it doesn't help with measuring.  But you can stretch a steel stud (by leaving gaps in the track), unlike the wood ones.
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