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I'm new to Chief. Using S-7 and now S-8.

 

I'm am drawing a lattice patio cover. I used the "straight deck edge" tool to create the patio as one of

the forum members suggested. This patio has some 45 degree angles. When the patio framing was generated, CA added

a rim joist at the end that I did not want which I deleted. The rafters, beams and lattice are all left with a 45 degree angle at the end.

I want them all to have a straight cut (90 degrees). Is there a setting that tells CA not to add the rim joist and that the

beams, rafters and lattice will have a straight cut?

 

Thanks,

 

Mike

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re-frame the Deck- patio cover you can just delete the rim joist after re-framing. make sure that auto framing of the deck is off.

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