Span Tables for Joists and Rafters | Design Values for Joists and Rafters includes:
- Span Tables for Joists and Rafters 2005 Edition This publication updates the 1993 edition and provides a simplified system for determining allowable joist and rafter spans for typical loads encountered in one- and two-family dwellings. 47 pages.
- Design Values for Joist and Rafters 2005 Edition A companion supplement to Span Tables for Joists and Rafters that tabulates allowable bending stress (Fb) and elastic modulus (E) values for visually graded and mechanically graded dimension lumber. This edition has been updated to the 2005 NDS Supplement Design Values. 25 pages.
Author: American Wood Council (AWC); American Forest and Paper Association (AF&PA)