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Posted by Solar Flare on September 13, 2006, 12:33 am
 
Now we will need thermally backed and reinforced drywall for the 48
inch spans
LOL



Posted by Jeff on September 10, 2006, 4:31 pm
 
nicksanspam@ece.villanova.edu wrote:

   You are, of course, ignoring that a steel stud is much thinner than a
2 by, and certainly much thinner than a solid concrete wall.

  Still, steel does not look atractive:

<URL: http://homeenergy.org/archive/hem.dis.anl.gov/eehem/94/940707.html  />

<URL:
http://www.ornl.gov/sci/roofs+walls/research/detailed_papers/steel_frame/content.html  
/>

   My guess is that a steel stud is 12 times or so more conductive that
a wood stud.

   Jeff


Posted by nicksanspam on September 9, 2006, 12:42 am
 

But it is...


No. "It's" uses are bad in geen homes.

Nick


Posted by Biff on September 9, 2006, 6:59 am
 

are good in enviormentally friendly "geen homes."

Only buy green-groceries from men who misuse apostrophes.  Don't trust
the green credentials of those who misspell 'environmentally'.


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