How to Read Truss Documentation

On Friday, September 25th, MiTek offered an online training session on how to read truss documentation. Session goals are listed below as well as the recording.

  1. Understand the basic forces that are present in metal plate connected roof and floor trusses.
  2. Learn to read basic truss design drawings and how to interpret them.
  3. Understand how truss design software designs lumber and metal gusset plates on wood trusses.  
  4. Learn about standard truss details.