Intermediate timber framing

Gibson Timber Frames and Algonquin College

Mar 15-20, 2017

Over 6 days the students will build a 14 x 20 principal rafter timber frame. Content covered: working from shop drawings, layout techniques, timber cutting skills for speed and accuracy, fitting and assembling a hammer beam and king post trusses, raising a principal rafter frame.

The students will be past graduates of Gibson Timber Frames Introduction to Timber Framing, a graduate of the Heritage Carpentry Course at Algonquin college in Perth, or have similar training or experience.