Overview of Dynamic Testing Campaign on CLT Connections

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Summary of on-going testing on CLT Connections under Dynamic loading. Provides the background, progress and initial observations on an exciting research topic.

COVERS ASSY Eco Countersunk Head, ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Ricon S VS Design Examples

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Step by step design examples of a KNAPP connector with a design procedure considering the joint configuration with and without radial tension reinforcement.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head, RICON S VS

Design for Reinforcement of Perpendicular to Grain Connection

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A design example with full thread screws as reinforcement perpendicular to grain following USA standards such as the ICC ES 3178 and the NDS 2012.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

ASSY Screws vs Lag Bolt

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Differences in design capacities among lag screws and engineered structural screws. A comparison in shear design values and withdrawal design values.

COVERS ASSY Eco Countersunk Head, ASSY Kombi, ASSY SK Washer Head , ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Notch Reinforcement Design USA

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A design example following ICC ES reports and NDS design provisions for reinforcing field notching of timber beams.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Roof-to-Wall Connections (Truss Uplift)

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A simple method of connecting trusses or rafters to the wall top plate or studs to the sill plate is offered by small diameter full thread wood screws.

COVERS ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Structural Screw Technology in Tall Wood Buildings

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Summary of the results presented in the webinar “Structural Screw Technology in Tall Wood Buildings”. Find the guidelines for designing CLT connections.

COVERS ASSY Eco Countersunk Head, ASSY Kombi, ASSY SK Washer Head , ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Purlin to Beam Connection with Full Thread Screws

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Roof purlin to beam connections using wood screws provide the required resistances and are fast and easy to install without pre-drilling.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) Installation Design

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This addresses the design of connection details in SIP (Structural Insulated Panels) using code approved SWG ASSY SK screws.

COVERS ASSY SK Washer Head

Cost Efficiency of Full Thread Screw Connections

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Cost comparison between fasteners in shear and fasteners in tension considering several fastener arrangements.

COVERS ASSY Kombi, ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head, 45° Wedge Washer

Timber Reinforcement Guide

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A variety of typical reinforced timber details such as notches, openings/penetrations, bearing under compression and perpendicular connections.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head

Timber Concrete Composite Systems

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Timber Concrete Composite Systems (TCC) are used to create composite action between 2 structural materials through a stiff connecting element.

COVERS ASSY VG CSK Counter Sunk Head, ASSY VG CYL Cylinder Head