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Old September 16th, 2012, 10:22 AM   #49
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Originally Posted by itselliott View Post
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.
I've heard some places allow that type of calculation, I need to check with the building inspector, he told me 20ft to the peak, I believe.

Here's a quick sketchup of my thought, this is 30x50x12

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