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|The roof section and juzhe|
Source: Liang (1984, 265)
The roof section is calculated by juzhe ('raising and lowering
the roof'), a parametric process based on the building type, the building
depth, and the type of roof tile. Once these parameters are known, only
one roof section is possible.
The procedure is simply to locate the purlins, beginning with the eaves purlins, whose positions have already been determined through the building depth. Then locate the remaining purlins in succession from the top of the roof down.
||The procedure for ting tang is as follows:
For an illustration, see Liang (1983, 265).
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