Figure 8-4.Frame assembly.
frame when it is being raised, attach a bridle securely
feet long, from the longest shipping crate and nail
to each side of the frame below the splice connection
and also to the ridge on the roof beam. Drop a driftpin
Attach a tag line to the name, as shown in figure
in the flame, as shown in figure 8-5, to prevent the bridle
8-5. Now, pull the end frame into the vertical position,
from slipping up. Set up the gin pole with a block at the
using a crew of four or five people on the erection line.
top. If a gin pole is not available, take three 2 by 6s, 20
A tag person should have something to take a couple
Figure 8-5.Frame erection.