Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Possible World Record Log Truss

Nothing tops this truss - Black Hills Pioneer: Local News: DEADWOOD — There are log trusses and then, well, there's the 80-foot behemoth log truss recently handmade over a 10-week period by the blood, …

Very interesting project for both log cabin folks and structural building component folks.  I would be interested to know the amount of design load the truss will carry and what type of support reaction it will produce.  Following the load path for that monster would be a fun task.