The Arched-Brace truss is similar to the ‘Cruck’ frames used in the Rippon Winery project and is another technique for giving a lofty roof-space.
Laminated, curved braces meet in the middle, supporting and supported by a small King-Post and Collar-Tie.
An example of a Cruck Frame at Rippon Winery. This is similar in style to an Arched-Brace Truss
Click here for a gallery of the Rippon Winery featuring a Cruck Frame, similar to an Arched-Brace Truss.