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    Thanks Jusso, I'll be drawing it all up in...

    Thanks Jusso,

    I'll be drawing it all up in SketchUp soon. Still watching videos in between spare time.
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    Just that I'll be using stirrups which building...

    Just that I'll be using stirrups which building the deck "one up" it will be much easier.

    Thanks for the help with the Timber Solutions calc. :2tsup:

    It's just a bug now though, where do they...
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    I'm inclined to agree with you. I was just the...

    I'm inclined to agree with you. I was just the laughing stock for wanting to dig 30 holes for my stirrups.



    I'm really not, as mentioned in a previous post I'm going for Bearer spans on the...
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    [quote=cherub65;785247] Pitch won't be huge,...

    Pitch won't be huge, but I'll have to get back to you. How do I measure it? Width will be 4200mm it will have a colourbond roof and the longest side will be attached to the existing fascia. May...
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    Hey Mate, Thanks for that. Where are you...

    Hey Mate,

    Thanks for that. Where are you getting these timber sizes? I downloaded the AS 1684.2 appendices and looked at the N1, N2 span tales and it also just lists double bearer spans.

    Do...
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    Thanks Brian, I had downloaded the Timber...

    Thanks Brian,

    I had downloaded the Timber Solutions software. Still highlights the use of a double bearer for a bearer span of 1200mm and FLW of 1325.

    Not sure why I can't find single timber...
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    Yeah, But what about single non-laminate...

    Yeah,

    But what about single non-laminate bearer sizes. I actually don't see a lot of recommendations in these forums for 2 X span sizes. Also the specs say NOT to laminate, must run either side...
  8. Are we talking about joists? Cause the Span...

    Are we talking about joists? Cause the Span table you are referring to are Joist spans.
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    Hey Mate, I actually already have that book,...

    Hey Mate,

    I actually already have that book, 2nd edition. Span tables in that are similar eg: 2/140 X 45. Design is already actually done and am in the process of drawing it up in Google...
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    Hi Guys, Learning to use Google Sketch Up can...

    Hi Guys,

    Learning to use Google Sketch Up can be a challenge and drawing the plans out to actual correct dimensions takes some time. So plans are a way off yet.

    In the mean time I'm...
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    Attempting Lowish Deck On Stirrups + Pergola

    Hey Guys,

    First time trying a project like this and really in enemy territory here in terms of knowing where to research timbers, designs etc..

    This thread will be a work in progress so I'll...
  12. Jusso, Are you able to email me your Sketchup...

    Jusso,

    Are you able to email me your Sketchup file? It is way different to any I have seen. Interested in how you layered it.

    replies@blackmouse.com.au

    Ta

    Willo
  13. Bugger you are dead right with the spans, I have...

    Bugger you are dead right with the spans, I have been reading a joist span table d'oh.

    Thread will be up and running very shortly.
  14. Thanks Mate, Just a bit more reading for me! ...

    Thanks Mate,

    Just a bit more reading for me! :)

    Willo
  15. Thought of more questions.... :( Sorry ...

    Thought of more questions.... :( Sorry

    Looking at a Span table your bearers technically could have supported a span of 3 mtrs so three times as far as you spanned them, is that correct or am I...
  16. Hey Jusso, I am in awe of your deck. It looks...

    Hey Jusso,

    I am in awe of your deck. It looks great. I am bout to embark on a very similar project myself which very nearly mimic's your deck.

    I was going to go down the concrete or wooden...
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