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DESIGN/CONSTRUCTION GUIDE WOOD STRUCTURAL P OVER METAL FRAMING

A variety of APA wood structural panels, including plywood and ori-ented strand board (OSB) can be applied over metal framing. For the . RECOMMENDED UNIFORM FLOOR LIVE LOADS FOR APA RATED STURD-I-FLOOR AND APA RATED SHEATHING .【Get Price】

Wood Diaphragm and Shear Wall Deflections

The determination of wood diaphragm and shear wall deflections needs to be considered in the structural design of buildings. . Neither the APA nor the IBC have an equation for an unblocked wood structural panel diaphragm. The APA is currently .【Get Price】

Diaphragm Basics Using SDPWS - WoodWorks | Wood Products Council

wood structural panels are permitted to be idealized as flexible. In many cases wood diaphragms are permitted to be idealized as flexible Calculated Flexible Diaphragm .【Get Price】

Engineered Design of Structural Insulated Panels

Engineered Design of Structural Insulated Panels Engineered Design of SIP Panels Eric J. Eric J. Tompos Tompos, P.E., S.E., P.E., S . Sources of Design Information Transverse Loads Axial Loads Shear Wall & Diaphragm Loads Engineered Design of SIP .【Get Price】

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APA The Engineered Wood Association Skip over navigation The leading resource for information about engineered wood products Technical Research Manufacturer Directory Contact Products Plywood Oriented Strand Board (OSB) Specialty Panels Siding .【Get Price】

FEMA P-751: Chapter 11: Wood Design

bearing wall system comprised of light-framed walls sheathed with wood structural panels. The response modification factor, R, is 6.5 for both directions .【Get Price】

INTRODUCTIONTO LATERAL DESIGN - Georgia-Pacific Building Products - Plywood, OSB, Gypsum Boards, Lumber

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Diaphragms and Shear Walls - University of Delaware

Where wood structural panels are used for the roof, floors, or walls in a building, lateral loads can be accommodated through the use of these ordinary vertical load bearing elements. This type of construction is easily adaptable to conventional light frame used in .【Get Price】

Load-Span Tables for APA Structural-Use Panels

T E C H N I C A L N O T E Load-Span Tables for APA Structural-Use Panels Number Q225G February 2011 Load-span tables for specific structural-use panel applications are included in several APA publications. Recom-mended loads for sheathing and flooring .【Get Price】

The Wood Products Council The AIA/CES High Load Diaphragm Design fP lidR ffor Panelized Roofs

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PLYWOOD OR OSB? USED AS INTENDED, THE TWO PRODUCTS ARE INTERCHANGEABLE

Form No. TT-047A Page 3 of 5 APA The Engineered Wood Association Product Qualification and Performance Testing There are three basic criteria for qualifying wood-based panel products under performance standards--structural adequacy, dimensional .【Get Price】

DESIGN CONCEPTS BUILDING IN HIGH WIND WIND (DIAPHRAGM FORCE) REACTION AND SEISMIC ZONES B REACTION REACTION REACTION

wood structural panels over roof or floor supports creates a diaphragm. When properly tied together and tied to the foundation, . about lateral loads. A shear wall or diaphragm cannot effec-tively act alone in resisting the effects of lateral loads. For the structural .【Get Price】

Load-Span Tables for PS-1 Plywood - Engineered LVL | LVL Door and Window Components | Pacific Wood Laminate

TECHNICAL NOTE Load-Span Tables for PS-1 Plywood APA The Engineered Wood Association Number Z802K March 1998 Load-span tables for specific wood structural panel applications are included in several APA publications. Recommended loads for .【Get Price】

Report 138 Plywood Diaphragms - Panelized Structures, Inc.

panels that bear the APA trademark. Only panels bearing the APA trademark are subject to the Associations quality auditing program. . Allowable shear value may be increased 60 pounds per foot when 23/32-inch wood structural panels are used. 3 4 In .【Get Price】

STRUCTURAL DESIGN CALCULATIONS - Outsourcing Solutions: Architecture-Civil-Structural Engineering-MEP

able shear capacities for wood structural panel shear walls shallbeinaccordancewithTable2306.4.1.Thesecapacities . properties given in the APA/PDS. 2306.4.2Lumbersheathedshearwalls.Singleanddouble diagonallysheathedlumberdiaphragmsarepermittedusing .【Get Price】

APA Rated Sheathing & Structural 1 Sheathing

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WOOD STRUCTURAL PANEL SHEAR WALLS - Association of Bay Area Governments | Serving the counties, cities and towns of the Bay Area since 1961

Original diaphragm testing by the American Plywood Association (APA) showed that framing members split at ultimate loads when sheathing nails are closely spaced. .【Get Price】

Archived Technical Note Cover Page LATERAL LOAD RESISTING ELEMENTS: DIAPHRAGM DESIGN VALUES

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Shear Walls & Diaphragms - APA The Engineered Wood Association

Where structural panels are used for the roof, floors, or walls in a building, lateral loads can be accommodated through the use of these ordinary vertical load-bearing elements. .【Get Price】