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I have 2x6x16 rafters hooked in to the side of my house. There will be approx. 12 of these. I have three 6x6x8 post that will be cemented in the ground. As of right now I have a 4x6x20 going across the three post to hold 2x6x16's plus roofing. Will this 4x6x20 hold the weight?

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Without at least at least a structural diagram, I don't think it's possible for anyone to answer this question. We'd also need to know the type of wood, fasteners, and load on top of the structure. –  BMitch Nov 6 '13 at 3:40
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