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Today my son and I added an additional 4x6 to each post on the tall end of the patio cover. We also double the length of the diagonals. The roof is now stable to the point where I am comfortable...
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Posted By dsternke

Thank you for your input Pilot Dane. The...

Thank you for your input Pilot Dane. The movement appears to be in the posts flexing. With that being said is it possible for me to bolt an additional 4x6 to each post and attach to the 2x10s? I...
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Posted By dsternke

Thank you Bridgeman and Joecaption for your...

Thank you Bridgeman and Joecaption for your replies. Bridgeman, in hind sight the 6x6's should have been used. I used 6" lag screws in the diagonals and they seem really tight. I could go back and...
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Posted By dsternke

some pics

http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e329/amberjs1/bracing1.jpg
http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e329/amberjs1/bracing2.jpg
http://i42.photobucket.com/albums/e329/amberjs1/bracing3.jpg

My son had...
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Posted By dsternke

I do not have a ledger. It is free standing,...

I do not have a ledger. It is free standing, sloping away from a 2 story brick house.
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Posted By dsternke

free standing patio cover still has some sway

New here. I built a free standing 12'x16x patio cover all wood construction. 6 4x6 posts, dbl 2x10 beams, 2x8 on 16" rafters, osb sheathing, asphalt shingles, 4x4x27" knee braces on every post to...
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