Steel Reinforcing Plate for Masonry



In construction, a flitch plate is a steel plate that is sandwiched between wooden beams to increase the strength of the beam. A flitch plate is useful for reinforcing existing beams, as well as for adding substantial strength to new beams.

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Timber Construction.

Design of Timber Structures

Flitch Beams

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29 Jun 2012
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