1: Introduction, & about the timber
2: The plans: Side and front elevations
3: The floor & frame cutting list, & Instructions
4: The base and the floor, & the floor plan
5: The wall frames, & the stud layout plan
6: The roof frame, & roof detail plan
7: The roof blocking, detail plan, & legend
8: The covering, detail plan, & cutting pattern
9: The roof trim and the door
10: The window and the handrail
11: The materials list
● User Photos and Comments
Note: this is the metric version. For the standard (ft and inch) version click here
The Floor and Frame Cutting List.
[a] 145mm x 46mm: edge joist - 2 @ 2300mm long.
[b] 145mm x 46mm: common joist - 5 @ 1808mm long.
[c] 90mm x 32mm: decking boards - (random 53m of).
[d] 65mm x 46mm: bottom plate - 2 @ 2170mm and 2 @ 1200mm.
[e] 65mm x 46mm: top plate - 2 @ 2170mm and 2 @ 1200mm.
[f] 65mm x 46mm: stud - 18 @ 1108mm.
[g,h] 65mm x 46mm: blocking and misc - (random 15m of).
[i] 65mm x 46mm: ridge beam support - 2 @ 480mm.
[j] 90mm x 46mm: ridge beam - 1 @ 2300mm.
[k] 65mm x 46mm: common rafter - 10 @ 820mm.
[l] 65mm x 46mm: lean-to rafter - 5 @ 905mm.
[m] 65mm x 46mm: lean-to rafter support - 5 @ 135mm.
[n] 65mm x 46mm: lean-to beam - 1 @ 2300mm.
[o] 65mm x 46mm: post - 3 @ 1200mm
Step one: The pieces
Cut all the pieces to the lengths as given in the cutting list above.
The common rafters [k] have a 45° cut at each end.
The lean-to rafters [l] have a 10° cut at one end and a 55° (off square) cut at the other end.
The lean-to rafters supports [m] have a 10° cut at one end and a 45° cut at the other end.
All the other pieces are square cut.