8. Connections

  1. Abi Aghayere and
  2. Jason Vigil

Published Online: 25 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch8

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) Connections, in Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch8

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:

  • load-carrying capacity;
  • wood screws and lag screws;
  • Tension splice connections;
  • wood members-shrinking and swelling;
  • shear and bending stresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Design Strength

  • Adjustment Factors for Connectors

  • Base Design Values: Laterally Loaded Connectors

  • Base Design Values: Connectors Loaded in Withdrawal

  • Combined Lateral and Withdrawal Loads

  • Preengineered Connectors

  • Practical Considerations

  • References

  • Problems