Follow my adventure in building a tiny house in the Okanagan valley.
Friday, 9 August 2013
All squared up
After pulling all the screws my roommate came out and helped me square
up the frame. The strap in the picture is tightened which in turn
shortens the long diagonal. The final result after everything was
screwed back down... drum roll please ... 288 1/4" to 288 3/8" or
withing 2/16". Woo hoo, it only took 5 hours to fix.
In the afternoon I shortened the left rear and right front
outriggers and moved the anchor holds on the right rear. The adjustment
ended up changing the dimensions by 1/4 to 1/2".
The past few days have all been sunny and 32
to 35C and this evening was no exception. I glanced at the weather
forecast and saw it might rain, I was tired from the long days but I
still tarped everything over. The next morning it rained
buckets for about 30 minutes, moral of the story, always check the