Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

Re: pressure-treating glu-lams

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

 You can get the information by call this # 1800-942-9927 and ask for Rayan Gary.

  Michael Livingston <mlivingston(--nospam--at)> wrote:

A fellow engineer in my office asked me about pressure-treating glulams
for exterior exposure. I don't know the specifics of her project, but
she was told that each lamination needed to be individually
pressure-treated prior to fabrication instead of just the exterior of
the finished beam getting the treatment. Is this true? Is it due to a
limitation of the pressure-treating equipment or are the joints
susceptible to decay?
Mike Livingston

******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
* Read list FAQ at:
* This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers
* Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To
* subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
* Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at) Remember, any email you
* send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted
* without your permission. Make sure you visit our web
* site at:
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********

Do You Yahoo!?
Yahoo! GeoCities - quick and easy web site hosting, just $8.95/month.