Module: Introduction to timber engineering design Unit: Limit state design: Worked example: Bearing and compression perpendicular to grain

Module: Introduction to timber engineering design Unit: Limit state design: Worked example: Bearing and compression perpendicular to grain

Date Published

10 August 2022

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TRADA
Summary

Eurocode 5, in clause 6.1.5, gives the verification for design for bearing and compression perpendicular to grain. This module outlines the theory behind with all factors and parameters explained.

Key Information

Beams subjected to compression perpendicular to grain.

Compression stresses at an angle to the grain

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