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Calculation Data Sheet Tilt-up One Piece Wood Garage Door

Wood One Piece Garage Door Weight Calculation Data Sheet






            TABLE 1:

WEIGHT PER LINEAR FOOT (LB. / FT.)
NOMINAL SIZE
( ACTUAL SIZE )
DOUGLAS FIR-LARCH CALIFORNIA
REDWOOD:
RED PINE: HEM-FIR:
EASTERN
SOFTWOODS:
NORTHERN ASPEN
DOUGLAS FIR, SOUTH:
REDWOOD:
WESTERN HEMLOCK:
SOUTHERN CYPRESS
SOUTHERN PINE
2X6 ( 1-1/2 X 5-1/2 ) 1.821.501.721.97
2X4 ( 1-1/2 X 3-1/2 ) 1.160.961.091.25
2X3 ( 1-1/2 X 2-1/2 ) 0.830.680.780.89
1X6 ( 3/4 X 5-1/2 ) 0.910.750.860.96
1X4 ( 3/4 X 3-1/2 ) 0.580.480.550.63
1X3 ( 3/4 X 2-1/2 )0.41 0.340.39 0.45
1/2 X 6 ( FULL SIZE )0.660.550.62 0.72
1/2 X 4 ( FULL SIZE )0.44 0.360.42 0.48
1/2 X 3 ( FULL SIZE )0.330.270.31 0.36
1/2 X 2 ( FULL SIZE )0.22 0.180.210.24

THE ABOVE TABLE WAS COMPILED USING THE FOLLOWING DENSITIES FOR EACH WOOD:
DOUGLAS FIR-LARCH: 31.84LB. / CUBIC FT.
CALIFORNIA REDWOOD; etc.: 26.22LB. / CUBIC FT.
DOUGLAS FIR, SOUTH; etc.: 29.97LB. / CUBIC FT.
SOUTHERN PINE: 34.34LB. / CUBIC FT.


            TABLE 2:

PLYWOOD
NOMINAL THICKNESS AND TYPE ( INCHES )APPROX. WEIGHT ( LB. / SQ FT. )
1/4 - S0.80
5/16-U , 11/32-S1.00
3/8 - U , S1.10
15/32 - S1.40
15/32-U & 1/2-U,S,T1.50
19/32 - S1.70
19/32-U,T & 5/8-U,S,T1.80
23/32 - S2.10
23/32-U,T & 3/4-U,S,T2.20
7/8 - U , S2.60
1/4 A. C. FIR PLY0.79
3/8 A. C. FIR PLY1.13
3/8 OVERLAY ( 1-SIDE ) MED. DEN. 1.19
3/8 OVERLAY ( 2-SIDES ) MED. DEN. 1.26
5/8 TEXTURE 111 - GROOVED 2" O.C. 1.67
5/8 TEXTURE 111 - GROOVED 4" O.C. 1.75


            TABLE 3:

HARDBOARD
NOMINAL THICKNESS AND TYPE ( INCHES ) APPROX. WEIGHT
( LB. / SQ FT. )
1/4 A.C. TEMP. PRESDWOOD-PLAIN 1.38
1/4 A.C. TEMP. RIDGE1.32
5/16 PANEL GROVE 2" O.C.1.68
5/16 RIDGE GROVE 4" O.C.1.59
5/16 TEMP. PRESDWOOD1.85


            TABLE 4:

CLADWOOD
NOMINAL THICKNESS AND TYPE ( INCHES ) APPROX. WEIGHT
( LB. / SQ FT. )
7/16 ( FULL SIZE )1.25
1/2 ( FULL SIZE )1.63

U = UNSANDED PANELS: S = SANDED PANELS: T = TOUCH-SANDED PANELS


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