Oak King Post Trusses
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Oak King Post Trusses

Oak King Post Trusses

Bespoke design king post roof trusses made to order.

King post truss is the most popular truss design in traditional oak framing. King post is a central vertical post, which works in tension to support the tie beam from the truss apex above.


King post trusses come in two principal designs: A fluted king port truss features a shaped king post, which supports the braces. A simple king post truss features a straight central post, where braces can be either parallel to it, added at an angle, or omitted entirely.

All our king trusses are made in Sussex, from sustainably sources European green oak and require structural engineering approval prior to manufacture. You can purchase structural engineering services through us, or obtain your own. All our trusses feature planed all around finish.