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Posted on Framing a roof. Stick or trusses?

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#1 posted 05-01-2013 11:36 PM

2 by 10 ridge beam, 2 by 6 rafters cut to the beam and bird mouths at the walls and maybe collar ties halfway up the roof pitch.

-- Bill M. I love my job as a firefighter, but nothing gives me the satisfaction of running my hand over a project that I have built and just finished sanding.

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