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The Residential Structural Design Guide, US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development touches on the subject and mentions folded plate action in section 5.6:
 
 
Michel Blangy, P.E.
 

 



Bill Allen wrote:

In conventional wood framing, are vertical members required to support hips, valleys and ridges?

 

Are there any better references which are more definitive than the single paragraph I’ve found in the UBC?

 

TIA,

 

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.

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Consulting Structural Engineers
 
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