PVC Pipe Trusses

Glen Belcher from Cornerstone Tupelo in Tupelo, MS brings us this PVC pipe truss.

Glen used four 1″×8′ PVC pipes secured to 1″ PVC end caps on a wooden baseboard for the uprights. For the upper and lower supports, he used 1/2″ PVC pipe connected to 1″×1/2″ reducer fittings (8) that were cut in halves and fitted together to make 90° angles. For the cross supports, he used 1/2″ PVC attached to the uprights with pan head screws. (Note: PVC is very flexible making it hard to keep the uprights straight.)

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3 responses to PVC Pipe Trusses

  1. What’s the weight restriction on that!! Looks great

  2. If I bump the corns up to 2″ and add cross support about 1 would that be enough to support 6 mini moving spots

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