APA Engineered Wood Handbook

Hardcover | October 16, 2001

byThomas Williamson

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*The only comprehensive reference available on glue-engineered wood composites
*Utilizes the International Building Code 2000 throughout
*Includes specifications, codes, design issues, application methods, charts and tables, and details never before found in a single reference

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*The only comprehensive reference available on glue-engineered wood composites*Utilizes the International Building Code 2000 throughout*Includes specifications, codes, design issues, application methods, charts and tables, and details never before found in a single reference

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THE ENGINEERED-WOOD DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION GUIDEThis unique handbook shows you what you can do with glued engineered wood composites in both residential and nonresidential building construction applications--products that not only perform better than traditional solid wood products, but also reduce the pressure on available wood fiber...

Thomas G. Williamson (Tacoma, WA) is the Director of the Technical Services Division of APA, overseeing a staff of 20 scientists, engineers, technicians and support personnel who are responsible for the technical and research activities of the association. Mr. Williamson is also Executive Vice President of Engineered Wood Systems (EWS...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:750 pages, 8.8 × 6 × 2.61 inPublished:October 16, 2001Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071360298

ISBN - 13:9780071360296

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Wood as an Engineering Material.

Chapter 2: Wood Structural Panels.

Chapter 3: Wood Structural Panels in Structural Components.

Chapter 4: Structural Glued Laminated Timber.

Chapter 5: Prefabricated Wood I-Joists and Engineered Rim Board.

Chapter 6: Structural Composite Lumber.

Chapter 7: Designing for Lateral Loads.

Chapter 8: Mechanical Fasteners and Connections.

Chapter 9: Treatments and Finishes for Wood.

Chapter 10: Fire- and Noise-Rated Systems.

Chapter 11: Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP)-Wood Hybrid.

Chapter 12: Designing and Detailing for Permanence.

Appendix.

Index