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#105101 - 07/21/05 12:29 PM Re: support poles in basement
oldskoolboarder Offline
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Registered: 05/25/03
Posts: 2181
Loc: Menlo Park, CA
I saw the thread title and tried to figure out what kind of basement you were building. I thought it was a little stage and a pole like those MTV cribs that rappers have...

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#105102 - 07/21/05 12:33 PM Re: support poles in basement
Zarak Offline
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Registered: 03/09/03
Posts: 1849
Loc: PA
I just figured you were setting up a "Gentleman's Club"/home theater room. Built in poles! You are already part way there.

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#105103 - 07/21/05 01:48 PM Re: support poles in basement
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Registered: 02/04/04
Posts: 1660
Loc: Omaha, Nebraska
I have the same problem, its the only thing that really pisses me off about my setup, BUT I will say since I got the QS4's it's not quit as bad as I feared. And mine are in line of sight to the sitting area.

I had to build a box around my pole because the person who built the house put some plumping right next to it, so I wanted to give it a cleaner look.




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#105104 - 07/21/05 07:24 PM Re: support poles in basement
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Registered: 04/17/03
Posts: 608
Loc: east haven ct
if you want to eliminate a pole,you can use a flitch plate.what that is,is two peices of steel that would sandwich your existing beam,and the steel has a bolt pattern so you can drill through and support the house and then remove the pole-usualy the poles are 8' apart so you can get a 16' opening.if youre not handy dont try this your self,get a price from a local contractor,if you can get it done pretty reasonable its nice to have the open space



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