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Simplified Design of Structural Wood
     

Simplified Design of Structural Wood

by Harry Parker, James Ambrose
 

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The revised and enlarged edition of this successful book, intended for readers with limited training in mathematics and engineering analysis, covers the most common and frequently encountered problems relating to design of structural components and systems of structural wood for building structures. Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest standards, this edition

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The revised and enlarged edition of this successful book, intended for readers with limited training in mathematics and engineering analysis, covers the most common and frequently encountered problems relating to design of structural components and systems of structural wood for building structures. Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest standards, this edition includes two completely new chapters on wood framed diaphragms and building design examples. New material also includes coverage of pole structures, joints using nails and screws, mechanically driven fasteners, plywood gussets, manufactured trusses, and wood fiber products. English units are used throughout, but SI equivalents are also provided.

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This revised and enlarged edition is intended for readers with limited training in mathematics and engineering analysis. Covers the most frequently encountered problems relating to designing of structural components and systems of structural wood for building structures. The latest standards are included along with new information on wood framed diaphrams, building design, pole structures, joints using nails and screws, wood fiber produces and more. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471851349
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/25/1988
Series:
Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides Series , #4
Edition description:
4th ed.
Pages:
305
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.66(h) x 0.98(d)

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