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Old 06-08-2010, 10:52 PM   #1
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how to tie in pre fab roof trusses to exixting roof

do i need to cut off the overhangs on the exixting rafters to make my last truss able to anchor to the house and reach the correct spacing or is it against some kind of code that i cand cut rafters ?


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Old 06-09-2010, 07:25 AM   #2
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how to tie in pre fab roof trusses to exixting roof

The rafter tail/overhang is the only part of the rafter you can cut without structural consideration.

Whether or not you need to is hard to say without more details. Pictures or drawings would help.


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