A better way to build step down hip systems.  Drop the stepdowns the proper amount for 2x over framing.  The over framing can be field applied or built in a truss shop as a gable.  Application of roof sheathing is considerably simplified .
How do you calculate the length and pitch of these gables

View looking up hip end of building
Photo courtesy R-R Truss, Inc. Malvern, AR.

The beautiful Settle residence located on lake front property.

Built by Dale Huddleston Homes, Inc.

Fabricated by R-R Truss. Inc.

Truss design by Sundtec.

Very complicated roof structure featuring 3 different ceiling and eave heights, accomplished by using different wall and stub heights.

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