How to Read a Typical Alpine Component Drawing
Need to know how to read a truss drawing? Each section of a typical Alpine component drawing is explained in detail.
Lessons of Hurricane Andrew
We learned a few lessons from Hurricane Andrew. Charlie Hoover, P.E. explains the hurricane and the effects of wind.
Roof Truss Span Tables
View selected roof truss span tables here (PDF 1 MB).
Floor Truss Span Tables
View selected floor truss span tables here (PDF 1 MB).
Glossary of Truss Terms
Everything you need to know about truss terminology is explained here.
Designing For Wind
Find out more information on designing for wind – By Bruce Feldmann, P.E. – Earth City Engineer.
Master Software Products Glossary Documentation
“How-to” instructions for the use of the ADH Documentation and the glossary terms are presented here.
Identification of Shopdrawing Properties
This documentation identifies the information provided on shopdrawings.