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Old September 16th, 2012, 09:32 AM   #47
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Originally Posted by Haggar View Post
I always hear scissor truss cost a good bit more. My original plans were to do something like this. Or maybe scissors over a section.

I don't want walls taller than 12ft, with my max height of 20ft. That same height restriction ends up limiting what I can do with any kind of upstairs, unless I went with a gambrel roof, which I don't want.

RE : the max height.

On investigating that , I discovered that it is actually the average height of the roof. Ridge height + wall height, divide by 2. That's how I got what I did .

Tab, square box in the middle is an attic or storage truss.

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