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Old 04-11-2012, 09:35 PM   #1
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If you use scissor trusses with a 32ft. wall span. Do you still need load bearing walls. Or are the trusses self suffisant.
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Depends, you really need to be talking to the truss company about designing them to be able to span that far.
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