Timber Design

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Timber Design
10303001010403Timber DesignThis chapter reviews some of the provisions of the National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD, 2005 edition and National Design Specification Supplement, Design Values for Wood Construction, 2005 (American Forest & Paper Association). Specifically, the chapter focuses on the design of sawn timber beams and joists and timber columns.Note: Only the ASD criteria are summarized in this chapter.
Bending Stress Using the allowable stress method, the flexural design criterion for timber beams may be stated as
Indranil Goswami: Civil Engineering All-In-One PE Exam Guide: Breadth and Depth, Second Edition. Timber Design, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export