Definitions for "Ridgepole"
Keywords:  rafters, timber, beam, purlin, roof
The timber forming the ridge of a roof, into which the rafters are secured.
The horizontal beam at the ridge of a roof, to which rafters are attached.
The highest log in the building. It is a special purlin right at the very peak of the roof.
Keywords:  tarp, ridgelines, tent, reinforce, pole
a pole used to support and reinforce the ridgelines of a tent or tarp