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Introduction 10-1

Types of Wood-Based Products • Types of Structures • Design Standards

Wood as a Material 10-6

Seismic Performance of Wood Buildings 10-8

General • 1971 San Fernando Earthquake, California • 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake, California • 1994 Northridge Earthquake, California

Design Considerations 10-12

Building Code Loads and Load Combinations

Resistance Determination 10-13

Bending Members • Axial Force Members • Combined Loading

Diaphragms 10-20

Stiffness versus Strength • Flexible versus Rigid Diaphragms • Connections to Walls • Detailing around Openings • Typical Failure Locations

Shear Walls 10-24

Rationally Designed Walls • Prescriptive Construction

Connections 10-34

Design Methodology • Small-Diameter Dowel Connections • Large-Diameter Dowel Connections • Heavy Timber Connectors

Glossary 10-39

References 10-40

Further Reading 10-42

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