Purlin

Glossary Term

A purlin is a horizontal beam in a roof structure.

Purlins usually rest below a rafter.

The roof shape is referred to as a purlin roof. It is suitable for rather flat-sloped roofs.

Keywords

Purlin Inferior purlin Ridge purlin Purlin roof Roof structure

Links

Stand-Alone Timber Structures
RX-TIMBER Purlin 2.xx

Stand-Alone Program

Timber design of coupled purlins and continuous beams according to Eurocode 5 or DIN 1052

Price of First License
360.00 USD
Stand-Alone Timber Structures
RX-TIMBER Roof 2.xx

Stand-Alone Program

Timber design of flat, monopitch and duopitch roofs according to Eurocode 5

Price of First License
360.00 USD
RSTAB Main Program
RSTAB 8.xx

Main Program

The structural engineering software for design of frame, beam and truss structures, performing linear and nonlinear calculations of internal forces, deformations, and support reactions

Price of First License
2,550.00 USD
RSTAB Main Program
RSTAB 2D 8.xx

Main Program

Structural Frame & Truss Analysis Software

Price of First License
1,300.00 USD