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What are Timber Frame Shop Drawings?

Asked by Anonymous on September 02, 2013

What are timber frame shop drawings?

Answered by Doug Friant

Timber frame shop drawings are a two dimensional representation of the timber frame. They include every detail necessary to fabricate and install the finished product including:

  1. Isometric views of the frame.
  2. Plan views.
  3. Section views of the bents.
  4. Joint details.
  5. Productions lists.
  6. An engineering stamp if required.

Sample shop drawings of  the Bethlehem Monastery are shown below : sample-shop-drawings-bethlehem-monastery-plan

 

sample-shop-drawings-bethlehem-monastery-bent

sample-shop-drawings-bethlehem-monastery-joint

 

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