Roofing with wooden rafters and thatch

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Example of wooden rafters and thatch


Description

Wooden rafters are sprung right from ground level. They are fastened with steel on concrete pedestals. Over the wooden rafters are wooden purlins over which the thatch is laid.


Materials

  • Wooden Rafters
  • Wooden Purlins
  • Steel
  • Thatch


Details and experiences

Woodnthatch.jpg Woodnthatch1.jpg Woodnthatch3.jpg


Where in Auroville??

Piero and Gloria – aspiration

Links

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