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It's an intriguing concept. But it's harder than you think. It's not only an engineering problem, but a manufacturing one too. I think your best bet is to build a standard pre-engineered truss design that already has the strength to meet code. And then, use the sheeting for added strength. That would take the engineering out of it. There's still ...
Your best advice is to take your design requirements to a building engineer and have them draw up something that will meet those needs and specify the proper materials.
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