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Strength classes, bending stress and mean density of hardwood and softwood
Structural timer is classified according the EU-code in different strength grades - where
D-Classes - refer to Deciduous Tree Species
C-Classes - refer to Coniferous Tree Species
Strength classes and structural softwoods and hardwoods physical properties:
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Deflection and stress, moment of inertia, section modulus and technical information of beams and columns.
Calculate angles with a straight board across carpenter's square.
Board feet is used as a volume measurement of lumber.
Common materials and average ultimate compression and tension strength.
Convert between drill bit dimensions - gauge numbers, inches and mm.
Species of hardwood vs. softwood.
Lumber and surface finishing abbreviations.
Calculate miter saw protractor angles for skirting and decorative mouldings work.
Shear Modulus (Modulus of Rigidity) is the elasticity coefficient for shearing or torsion force.
Rough lumber, surfaced lumber (dressed), worked lumber, shop and factory lumber and yard lumber.
Basic size, area, moments of inertia and section modulus for timber - metric units.
Properties of structural lumber.
Common types of trusses.
Red Spruce, Longleaf Pine and Douglas Fir - moisture content and their compressive strength.
The density of wood versus moisture content.
Bending and compression strength of wood species used in beams.
Safe loads for wood columns.
Soft and hardwood - the Janka Hardness scale.
Weight supported by a double or triple wood headers.
Allowable withdrawal load force.
Densities of various wood species - apple, ash, cedar, elm and more.
Density, fibre stress, compressive strength and modulus of elasticity of clear wood, panel and structural timber products.
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