Apa rated panels

APA RATED SHEATHING - apawood.org

APA Rated Sheathing may be produced as Structural I Sheathing, which provides enhanced racking and cross-panel strength properties for certain demanding applications such as designed shear walls, diaphragms, and panelized roofs. May not be locally available. 2.3 Materials APA Rated Sheathing panels are produced as plywood or

November 5th,2019

Grades and Specifications - Burt Forest

Association panel grades and specifications is meant to serve as a useful reference source for structural wood panel users, specifiers, dealers and distributors. It contains key information about the many structural wood panel grades produced by APA member mills, including APA Performance Rated Panels, sanded plywood, and specialty grades.

November 5th,2019

Load-Span Tables for APA Structural-Use Panels

Table 1 applies to APA Rated Sheathing. For APA Rated Sturd-I-Floor, see Table 2. For sanded plywood panels, see Table 3. The values given in Tables 1 and 2 represent the maximum allowable loads without regard to panel type. Using Table 4, these values may, in some cases, be adjusted upward for specific types of structural-use panels. Once the ...

November 5th,2019

Span Ratings

The Span Rating on APA RATED STURD-I-FLOOR and APA RATED SIDING panels appears as a single number. APA RATED STURD-I-FLOOR panels are designed specifically for single-floor (combined subfloor-underlayment) applications under carpet and pad and are manufactured with Span Ratings of 16, 20, 24, 32 and 48 oc. The Span Ratings for APA RATED STURD-I ...

November 5th,2019

Product Guide: Performance Rated Panels

While composite panels are not commonly found today, the research and development led to development of performance standards and APA’s system of Performance Rated Panels. Soon, manufacturers were making structural panels com-posed entirely of wood strands. Most current production of these panels is referred to as oriented strand board, or OSB.

November 5th,2019

Flame Spread of APA Performance-Rated Wood Structural …

panels averaged 130 or less, with occasional panels up to 200.(a) ASTM E84 tests conducted in 1985 and 1989 for APA by an approved independent fire test laboratory demonstrated that nonveneer APA Rated Sheathing and APA Rated Sturd-I-Floor panels, such as oriented strand board (OSB), also have a flame spread index within the Class C range.

November 5th,2019

Load-Span Tables for APA Structural-Use Panels

through 2c apply to APA Rated OSB Sheathing, APA Rated OSB Structural I Sheathing, and APA Rated OSB Sturd-I-Floor respectively. For sanded plywood panels, see Table 3. The values given in Tables 1 and 2 represent the maximum allowable loads for plywood or OSB. In some cases, load ... Load-Span Tables for APA Structural-Use Panels ...

November 5th,2019

Technical Note: APA Performance Rated Panel Subfloors ...

APA Performance Rated Panel Suboors under ardwood Flooring F R280G A AP W Association A www.apawood.org 2 Installation of Subfloors Subfloor panels shall be installed continuous over two or more spans, with the long panel dimension perpendicular

November 5th,2019

APA RATED SHEATHING - apawood.org

APA Rated Sheathing may be produced as Structural I Sheathing, which provides enhanced racking and cross-panel strength properties for certain demanding applications such as designed shear walls, diaphragms, and panelized roofs. May not be locally available. 2.3 Materials APA Rated Sheathing panels are produced as plywood or