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Title: Chapter 02218: Wood Mechanical Fasteners

Author: Rammer, Douglas;

Date: 2016

Source: Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, 2016; pp. 1-11.

Publication Series: Book Chapter


Keywords: Bolts, Hangers, Joint deformation, Joint strength, Metal plate connectors, Nails, Screws, Split rings, Shear plates, Wood connections, Timber rivets

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Rammer, D. Robert. 2016. Wood: mechanical fasteners. In: Hashmi, Saleem; ed. Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Oxford: Elsevier. pp.  1-11.


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