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Old 04-19-2012, 08:42 AM   #1
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What would the snow load be on a hip roof 10x12 with a 6/12 pitch 24 inches on center
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Old 04-19-2012, 09:20 AM   #2
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i FORGOT THE NRAFTERS WOULD BE 2X6
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Old 04-19-2012, 09:22 AM   #3
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You forgot to mention where you are located. The snow load in New Orleans is zero. Typically snow load is shown in your building code, you should start there.
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Old 04-19-2012, 01:19 PM   #4
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I asked a question this morning then had to leave.i asked the question wrong so will try again.

I live in hesperus colorado. The snow load requirement where i live is 65 lbs psf. I want to build a gazebo roof 10x12 hip using 2x6 rafters
spaced 24 inches on center with a 6/12 roof pitch . Will it meet the 65 pound psf requirement?
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