Beams loaded perpendicular to grain by connections

J.C.M. Schoenmakers, A.J.M. Leijten, A.J.M. Jorissen

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This contribution addresses the following issues regarding splitting: - Is the splitting strength dependent on the connection width along the grain when laterally loaded dowel-type fasteners are applied? - Is the Eurocode 5 model valid for axially loaded screws? - Is the Eurocode 5 model safe for multiple connections along the span?
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of CIB-W18 Timber Structures, 26-29 August 2013, Vancouver, Canada
EditorsR. Görlacher
Place of PublicationKarlsruhe
PublisherTimber Scientific Publishing
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Eventconference; CIB-W18; 2013-08-26; 2013-08-29 -
Duration: 26 Aug 201329 Aug 2013


Conferenceconference; CIB-W18; 2013-08-26; 2013-08-29


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