"Another hinge point in the wall". Seriously? Is this hinge effect not negligible compared to the shear bracing provided by a properly sheathed and nailed wall? Seems like that hinge effect is way off into the margins, but I am happy to be told how I am wrong and learn.
to quote John McEnroe: You cannot be serious.
CivilEng43, maybe you're applying a large project mentality to a wheelbarrow mix. He's not pouring bridges, footings, or elements where concrete strength piers. It is important to remember that the guy is a fence specialist, and his stakes are low.
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