auxiliary rafter


noun

a rafter reinforcing a principal rafter.
a rafter reinforcing a diagonal member of a queen post truss.

Nearby words

  1. auxiliary,
  2. auxiliary equation,
  3. auxiliary language,
  4. auxiliary note,
  5. auxiliary power unit,
  6. auxiliary rotor,
  7. auxiliary storage,
  8. auxiliary tone,
  9. auxiliary verb,
  10. auxilytic

Also called cushion rafter.

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