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Timber Frame Roof and Truss Engineering

Course Overview

The course focuses on the traits that make engineering of roof framing more challenging. Topics such as mitigating eave thrust as well as unbalanced loading will be covered, culminating in the sizing of members and connections for a king post truss. Investigation of other truss forms will be provided as time allows. Geared toward those already familiar with basic engineering principals and construction geometry, it will also be applicable for those who have successfully completed an introductory course (offered the day prior).


Fri, Apr 27th, 2018

Course Details

Length: 1 Day
Skill Levels: Beginner to Advanced
Hours: 9am-5pm
Registration Cost: $80.00 *
* Early-Bird rate in effect until Fri, Mar 16th, 2018
Includes materials fee of $5.00


You will need the following tools for this class:

calculator that you know how to use
pencil and paper

Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.

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* Early-Bird rate in effect until Fri, Mar 16th, 2018
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