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Timber Rivet Connections: Design Process for a Moment Connection

David Moses contributes to Structure Magazine along with Robert Taylor:

Timber rivet connections have been used successfully in many structures over the past 30 years. They are part of the U.S. and Canadian structural wood design codes, but unfortunately, there are few published design examples to aid designers. This article is targeted to the connection designer and provides a short summary of the 2005 National Design Specification (NDS) for Wood Construction design process for timber rivet connections along with comments on design issues of common interest.

Read the full article here.