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Author Topic: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)  (Read 31898 times)

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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #40 on: December 28, 2011, 08:35:23 PM »
Your description of Minnesota nice is spot on with my experience. Our no permit rule in st. paul is only 100sqft though, to bad….

Its an awesome shed, you did great work here.

How about this weather around here, huh?

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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #41 on: December 28, 2011, 09:05:58 PM »
Rooster,

I have more lights on that shed than you could imagine, at night she lights up like an airstrip.  And, if you look up at the peak on the front of the building there is a saw blade with hand letters that say's, "Code Compliant".    That touch was for who ever called the building inspector on me.   

Jon 

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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #42 on: January 30, 2012, 11:12:53 PM »
This might be a stupid question, but how is it attached to the pad?

Thx's, Fred ( jyblood@nwi.net )

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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #43 on: February 01, 2012, 07:27:08 AM »
...if you look up at the peak on the front of the building there is a saw blade with hand letters that say's, "Code Compliant".    That touch was for who ever called the building inspector on me.   

Jon

That is awesome!   :D :D :D
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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #44 on: February 01, 2012, 08:47:50 PM »
 

 

 

 

The frame is set on a concrete pad.   I used some L-shaped brackets at the posts.  I put a lag screw in the post and and anchored it to the concrete pad with a threaded rod designed for installation into concrete.

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« Reply #45 on: February 03, 2012, 09:33:41 AM »
That's one NICE looking shed!   8)

Did you use forms at all for the posts?  Or just pour a slab and set the posts right on the slab?  If so, how thick of a slab did you pour?
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« Reply #46 on: February 03, 2012, 11:04:06 AM »
This winter is strange with as little snow or cold.  I bet the shed looked cool lit up at night, got a pic?  Some snow on the ground would look even better.  I'm hoping we get some winter here soon (IL).  The bugs are going to be bad this year...
Anything someone can design, I can sure figure out how to fix!
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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #47 on: February 03, 2012, 07:17:55 PM »
Posts were set right on the slab.  The slab was 6". 

Odd winter here to Brad.   No snow, not much ice.   No vehicles on the lake for ice fishing.   

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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (First Bent)
« Reply #48 on: September 05, 2021, 08:56:35 AM »
Brad,

I made up the design with Google Sketchup and Timber Frame Rubies.  Jim Rogers helped me figure out that the loads would be OK.  




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The SketchUp file is posted on the forum at the following url:

http://www.forestryforum.com/board/index.php/topic,49542.0.html
Hey, Jon,
Michelle Bar-Evan in Colorado here. (I bought a TFHQ layout square from you last year) Wondering if you still have this plan? I clicked on the URL, but it doesn’t exist anymore.
Kindly, Michelle
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Re: 10' X 12' Timber Frame Shed (Raising the Frame)
« Reply #49 on: September 05, 2021, 12:35:51 PM »
Click on the link with the paperclip. That is the sketchup model.  You will need full SketchUp to be able to make shop drawings.
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