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Review of Timber connections: Connector Plate, Cleats, Studies and Dovetail Connections

  • Open or CloseKristopher Orlowski*

    Department of Infrastructure Engineering, Australia

    *Corresponding author:Kristopher Orlowski, Department of Infrastructure Engineering, Australia

Submission: August 08, 2019; Published: August 21, 2019

DOI: 10.31031/ACET.2019.03.000568

ISSN : 2639-0574
Volume3 Issue4


The strength of a building relies heavily upon the transfer of load from one connection to another [1,2]. A solid and reliable connection method must be utilized to increase the strength of timber panel and enable the structure to withhold an excessive amount of stress [3-5]. In wood buildings, an effective connection will provide the building with strength and ductility [6]. However, there are many connections needed in a wooden structure therefore an economical and durable connection is required to assemble a prefabricated panel quickly and inexpensively in mass production [6].

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