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Let’s Raise It

Let’s raise this timber frame.

Vermont Timber Works Crew, check.

GMH Transport show up yet with the timbers?  Yes, check

Forklift? Check

Lull? Check

OK.  Ready – Set – GO

Gambrel Roof with King & Queen Post Truss Designs

Beautiful Timber Frame & Beautiful View!

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  1. October 17, 2011 at 10:30 pm

    Great post and I really wonderful how all these barns were built before we had cranes. It really must been been such a sight to see everyone in the community chipping in to raise them.

  2. October 18, 2011 at 12:58 pm

    Hi Todd, yes, I’m sure that is quite a site. We are all spoiled now with the lifts and cranes 🙂 Thank you for your comment, have a great day!

  3. October 19, 2011 at 4:09 am

    Sandy, this is fascinating. Is this a regular thing or more of a once off? We build with timber trusses but thay are very slende things with a timber cross section of 4 X 11/2 being pretty common.

  4. October 19, 2011 at 12:04 pm

    Hi Marcus, thanks for your comment. This is a very regular thing for us 🙂

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