3. Allowable Stress Design Method for Sawn Lumber and Glued Laminated Timber

  1. Abi Aghayere and
  2. Jason Vigil

Published Online: 25 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch3

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

How to Cite

Aghayere, A. and Vigil, J. (2007) Allowable Stress Design Method for Sawn Lumber and Glued Laminated Timber, in Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch3

Author Information

  1. Rochester, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056783

Online ISBN: 9780470259795

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Keywords:

  • allowable stress design (ASD) method;
  • load and resistance factor design (LRFD) method;
  • elastic structural analysis;
  • clear-wood strength values;
  • pressure preservative treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Allowable Stress Design Method

  • Glued Laminated Timber

  • Allowable Stress Calculation Examples

  • Load Combinations and the Governing Load Duration Factor

  • References

  • Problems