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Posted on Framing a roof. Stick or trusses?

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#1 posted 05-01-2013 01:28 PM


You don’t need a 2” ridge board, 1”, (3/4”) is enough. It is really just an attachment point.

If you go with trusses, consider the weight. They may be too heavy or awkward for one person to raise and place.

If it’s a small project I would stick build for the enjoyment.


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