Example usage

This page shows some common building jobs that the calculator can be used for

1 Example One - Timber Ridge Beam

Use 3 Number 47mm x 225mm Deep C24 Timber Joists Ridge Beam Timber Joists bolted together with M12 bolts at 600mm centres. Timber Ridge Beam to have a minimum end bearing length of 100mm.

steel beam calculations for steel beam supporting timber floor joists

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2 Example Two- Timber Trimmer Beam

Use 3 Number 47mm x 200mm Deep C24 Timber Trimmer Beam Timber Joists bolted together with M12 bolts at 600mm centres. Timber Trimmer Beam to have a minimum end bearing length of 100mm.

steel beam calculations for steel supporting internal load bearing wall

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