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Offline TarMetto

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Alternative to douglas fir????
« on: March 08, 2017, 03:44:51 AM »
Our 20 wide 1.5 story plans call for 2x6 douglas fir for the site built trusses. I can't find douglas fir in our area.
Would spruce fir be an alternative or should I go with yellow pine?

Offline Don_P

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Re: Alternative to douglas fir????
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2017, 05:34:42 AM »
I would suggest either having an engineer review them or check with the local truss plant about having them make something similar.

 

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