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I need a clear span residential roof of 25' with side

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I need a clear span for my residential roof of 25' with side walls of 4'-10" high from base to exterior top and ridge 11'-2" from base to ridge top. I am thinking of laminated 3 hinged arches at 6' o.c. ±. I would like the depth to be 7.5" at the ridge and 14" at the elbow and vertical member. Is this possible?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Can you post a sketch?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok here is a pdf
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Thank you. I will review this morning.
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
I see the sketch and this can be designed. Do you want glulam arches?
What is your city and state so I can look at snow loading?

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