Browse Technical Notes - Small Homes Council-Building Research Council by Subject "Building materials"

  • Percival, Donald H. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1972)

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  • Percival, Donald H.; Suddarth, Stanley K.; Comus, Quentin B. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1974)
    In a pilot study, three different structural roof component designs were tested using three types of scrap panel materials as connector plates. The panel materials were cutout and cutoff pieces generated in fabricating ...

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  • Percival, Donald H.; Beineke, L.A.; Comus, Quentin B.; Przestrzelski, P.J.; Suddarth, Stanley K. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1975)
    Twenty-four experimental metal-plate wood roof trusses were tested on four truss types with six specimensin each category. The object of the study was to determine the effect of adding wood wedges from scrap cutoff material ...

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  • Percival, Donald H.; Suddarth, Stanley K. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1971)
    Systematic comparison has been made of the influence of a fire-retardant treatment of stiffness and ultimate strength of metal plate connectors and nail-glued plywood plates. Matched, treated and untreated tensile specimens ...

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