Timber Designers' Manual / Edition 3

Timber Designers' Manual / Edition 3

by E. C. Ozelton, J. A. Baird
     
 

This major structural engineering manual covers overall detail design of structural timber and includes extensive tables and coefficients for speedy reference. The current edition takes account of revisions to BS 5268: Part 2 and outlines the new Eurocode on timber. It is available for the first time in paperback.See more details below

Overview

This major structural engineering manual covers overall detail design of structural timber and includes extensive tables and coefficients for speedy reference. The current edition takes account of revisions to BS 5268: Part 2 and outlines the new Eurocode on timber. It is available for the first time in paperback.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405146715
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
556
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.65(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

The materials used in timber engineering.

Stress levels for solid timber.

Loading.

The design of beams - general notes.

Beams of solid timber.

Multiple section beams.

Glulam beams.

Thin web beams.

Lateral stability of beams.

Structure composite lumber.

Solid timber decking.

Deflection.

Practical and special considerations.

Tension members.

General design of compression members.

Columns of solid timber.

Multi-member columns.

Glulam columns.

Mechanical joints.

Glue joints, including finger joints.

Stress skin panels.

Trusses.

Structural design for fire resistance.

Consideration of overall stability.

Preservation.

Durability.

Moisture content.

Considerations for the structural use of hardwood.

Prototype testing.

Design to eurocode 5.

Miscellaneous tables.

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