dragon beam

noun
variants: or dragon piece

Definition of dragon beam

: a beam in a hip roof that runs horizontally into the angle of the wall plate and is framed to the hip rafter above

called also dragon tie

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“Dragon beam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dragon%20beam. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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