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    Default Cut rafter repair

    Is there a minimum length requirement to sister a rafter like this? I thought it was supposed to run the entire length of the rafter.

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    Default Re: Cut rafter repair

    You are right, that is a joke, not a sister.
    It is not even a distant cousin of a sister.

    John Kogel, RHI, BC HI Lic #47455
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    Default Re: Cut rafter repair

    In our area they reccommend 4 feet each side of the cut and nailed and or bolted, some inspectors require gussets when tuss'. the one you are looking at is for sure not good!!






    Rolland Pruner Calif.


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    Default Re: Cut rafter repair

    In our area they reccommend 4 feet each side of the cut and nailed and or bolted, some inspectors require gussets when tuss'. the one you are looking at is for sure not good!!
    "They" being a design professional, correct?


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