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Old 3/18/13, 8:51 PM
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Default Rafters on smaller Ridge board

The cut ends of the rafters should come in contact with the entire ridge board. Correct?
What I need is supporting evidence/documentation.

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Default Rafters on smaller Ridge board

You are correct ... Full bearing on the ridge board is required.

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Default Re: Rafters on smaller Ridge board

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The cut ends of the rafters should come in contact with the entire ridge board. Correct?
What I need is supporting evidence/documentation.

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Ridge board full depth of Rafter



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