Sill Plate

Tension Scarf Joint

Pegged Bladed Scarf Joint

This bladed scarf joint uses pegs to secure the two timbers together. Commonly utilized for either a sill plate or roof plate, if you add some all-thread steel rods or structural screws, it could be used in areas with light sustained tension. This joint is a half-lap joint with the addition of the tongues or […]

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