Wood Engineering and Construction Handbook / Edition 3

Wood Engineering and Construction Handbook / Edition 3

by Keith Faherty, Thomas Williamson, Thomas G. Williamson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070220700

ISBN-13: 9780070220706

Pub. Date: 11/30/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

All the information, formulas, procedures, and examples that you need to design virtually any type of wood structure or structural wood component—that's what you get in this indispensable, updated handbook. It includes 1997 National Design Specifications for Wood Structures and covers changes in Allowable Stress Design. Focusing on revisions in ASD methodology

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All the information, formulas, procedures, and examples that you need to design virtually any type of wood structure or structural wood component—that's what you get in this indispensable, updated handbook. It includes 1997 National Design Specifications for Wood Structures and covers changes in Allowable Stress Design. Focusing on revisions in ASD methodology for timber structure design, the Handbook also provides the newest data on NDS values for timber rivets and other fasteners, reflects new industry standards in shearwalls, and shows you applications of new standards through updated examples. You get complete coverage of everything from wood properties and preliminary design considerations through the latest information on adhesives. This one-stop guide is a valuable asset that you'll refer to practically every day of your professional life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070220706
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/30/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
928
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.94(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Ch. 1Wood Properties
Ch. 2Preliminary Design Considerations
Ch. 3Columns
Ch. 4Bending Members
Ch. 5Mechanical Fasteners and Connectors
Ch. 6Trusses
Ch. 7Structural Wood Panels
Ch. 8Diaphragms and Shearwalls
Ch. 9Arches and Domes
Ch. 10Miscellaneous Wood Structures
Ch. 11Wood Foundation Structures
Ch. 12Adhesives
App. Reference Data

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