compressive strength of composite decking

Technical Information - MoistureShield

Value used to compute maximum allowable uniform live load for decking. ICC-ES AC174 and railing ... Compressive Strength ... Density of composite. 62.43 lbs/...

COMPOSITE DECKING – TREX SELECT Part 1 General 1.1 Section ...

for Wood-Plastic Composite Deck Boards and Guardrail Systems (Guards or. Handrails), ASTM ... Properties of Wood-Plastic Composite Products, ASTM International. C. ASTM ... Compression Perpendicular ASTM D143. 1437 psi. 540 psi ... Ultimate strength values are not meant for design analysis. Design values are for...

Mechanical properties: wood lumber versus plastic lumber and ...

The high values of the compressive strength and specific compressive and ... in comparison to wood plastic composite (WPC) decking shows that the latter has a...

Trex Strength Vs. Wood | eHow

Trex is a wood-plastic composite material designed for use in non-structural areas such as railing and decking. Its physical characteristics like weight, density,...

Wood Handbook, Chapter 11: Mechanical Properties of Wood ...

In this chapter, wood-based composite materials are classi- fied into the following ... (MOR, bending strength), compression strength parallel to surface, tension ..... Common applications in North America include decking, railings, window...

(PDF) Mechanical properties: wood lumber versus plastic lumber ...

Jun 9, 2017 ... The high values of the compressive strength and specific compressive and tensile ..... wood plastic composite (WPC) decking shows that.

Trex Technical Specifications

Compressive Strength ... Composite Deck Boards and Guardrail systems ... purchaser that Trex Transcend decking or porch planks, or Trex Enhance decking...

PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES FOR TREX ...

These values should not be used to calculate gapping for Trex. Follow Trex installation ... up to 130°F (54°C). (e) Compressive strength parallel to the length.

Strength of Composite Slabs - Scholars' Mine

Young, Craig Steven and Easterling, W. Samuel, "Strength of Composite Slabs" (1990). .... distance from extreme compressive fiber to centroid of deck, in.

Compression Tests on Wood-Cement Particle Composites Made of ...

Evaluation of the Compressive strength and ... cement bonded wood particles composites for ... 21 year-old CCA treated southern yellow pine decking boards.