Dowel joint


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a joint secured by a dowel or dowels.

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The estimated torsional capacities of a dowel joint constructed of OSB, SPLY, and HPLY with 4-inch wide rail in the flat position, Table 4, are 1,035, 1,436, and 1,480 inch-pounds, respectively (Erdil 1998, Eckelman and Erdil 2000, Zhang et al.
The SKB 50-2 can drill holes for every type of dowel joint and European hardware and it comes standard with a large precision scale for angle boring and a 3-hp motor for heavy millwork boring.
Experimental results indicated that the loose tenon joint's strength falls somewhere between that of the dowel joint and the conventional mortise and tenon joint.
The "Anker and Leimperle dowel joint system," or glue bullet system, consists of a specially machined spiral-grooved wood dowel and a capsule containing adhesive.
The load at which a test displacement curve deviated from its corresponding fitted straight line by 5 percent was then regarded as the "yield" load for the dowel joint set.
Note that while midspan failure was high (30%) for the dowel joint, the overall lateral edge load capacity for shelves with dowels was low (354 lb or 1575.
Numerous tests conducted in Europe, North America, and Australia showed that the method was an accurate predicator of yield load for a single dowel joint when loading parallel to the grain (Hucault 1997).
The yellow-poplar dowel joint study also reported that the specimens failed due to splitting of the edge member.
When compared with the preparation and assembly time of the dowel joint, the wood-plate joint is often faster and less expensive to produce.
The primary purpose of this study was to obtain practical information concerning dowel joint load-bearing capacity for the Turkish furniture industry using the 32-mm system.
A comparison of strength characteristics of the mortise and tenon joint and dowel joint.
Screw spacing in this study was determined referencing failure modes resulting from a moment resistance study of single-dowel joints (Zhang and Eckelman 1993a), which showed the length of the fractured bell-shaped material plug of a single dowel joint would reach an average of 80 mm.