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Timbered Purlin Wall Pocket Detail

Purlin Wall Pocket Detail

Often, due to budget requirements or floor plan arrangement some timbers will need to sit on  conventionally framed walls; this is very common and called hybrid construction.  In this timbered purlin wall Pocket detail a timbered purlin bears on a 2×6 wall and is covered with an 8 ¼” Structural Insulated Panel and ¾” tongue and groove ceiling.  The purlins are connected to the 2x walls with a structural screws, such as the GRKRSS or ASSY Screws.

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