Venting a Rainscreen and Roof with Exposed Rafter Tails
I am installing a 1x strapping rainscreen and a roof with vent channels.
The eaves are open– exposed rafter tails. So there is no soffit.
I am trying to figure out how to detail ventilation at the eaves. The rainscreen will be vented at the base of the walls w/ coravent. Can I simply connect the rainscreen vent channels to the roof vent-channels behind the siding/trim and let the air flow up from the base of the walls into the roof and out the ridge vent? Or do I need air exit for the rainscreen and entry for the roof at the eaves? If the latter, how do I detail that? I want something more elegant and invisible than drilled out frieze blocks.
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