dowel joint


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dowel joint

dowel joint
Any carpentry joint making use of dowels.
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The lateral holding strengths of dowel joints in 4-inch wide sofa rails constructed of OSB, HPLY, and SPLY supported in the flat position are estimated to be 600, 881, and 961 pounds, respectively (Erdil 1998, Eckelman and Erdil 2000, Zhang et al.
In the present study, a comparison of loose tenon, mortise and tenon, and dowel joint strength is made.
Dowel joints are one of the most common adhesive-based furniture assembly joints.
Dowel joints loaded in double shear, constructed with defect free dowels, may be expected to fail "gradually" in a stepwise manner--during which time the joint continues to carry substantial load--rather than fail suddenly in a catastrophic mode.
In the present study, results of experimental tests with single dowel joints loaded at different angles to the grain are presented and compared to yield theory.
Lateral edge resistances of staple and screw joints were more sensitive to internal bond strength than dowel joints.
Bending strength and moment-rotation characteristics of two-pin moment resisting dowel joints.
Comparison of performance among dowel joints, mortise and tenon joints, and finger joints as corner joints.
In the case of dowel joints, it was found that because of the adhesive added to the joint area, joints could be constructed that exceeded the bending strength of the board itself.
Minimum Maximum Mean Coefficients and joint type of tests value value value of variation (N * m) (%) Scotch pine Mortise-and-tenon 10 175 287 256 14 Dowel joint 10 77 105 93 8 Minifix plus dowel 10 35 70 49 32 Screw joint 10 77 182 109 30 Oriental beech Mortise-and-tenon 10 336 560 447 20 Dowel joint 10 112 154 133 9 Minifix plus dowel 10 49 84 66 17 Screw joint 10 224 336 294 14 European oak Mortise-and-tenon 10 203 399 302 21 Dowel joint 10 84 133 115 13 Minifix plus dowel 10 56 91 76 15 Screw joint 10 217 308 258 12
The Soft House structure is a traditional solid spruce-wood construction (brettstapfel) with wood dowel joints.