Oct , An intermodal shipping container including a top wall, a bottom wall, opposite side walls, and a composite frame structure including upper and lower Each connector assembly includes a hollow metal fitting, a pair of splice plates adhesively bonded to one of the stacking posts to form a double lap joint,
Nov , The pressure plate assembly is used for securing curtain wall panels The pressure plate assembly , the pressure plate assembly engages a bottom exterior peripheral surface a of the top panel and a top exterior peripheral surface a of the bottom panel Four pressure plate assemblies
A sill plate may then be installed at the construction site, bridging the wood nailers of a plurality of structural frames for forming wall panel Top sill plate, will typically be a × or × lumber, and will likely be installed by the contractor directly above the wood nailer on top of structural frame units to provide
Mar , (e) one or more shear wall connecting studs secured within each of said sill plates and positioned a distance from an adjacent corner post, each of said Another unique feature of the present invention is that the various structural parts, when formed of composite materials, are relatively light weight, very
And a still further object of this invention resides in an improved wall construction wherein aligned channel shaped tracks are secured to the ceiling and to the iioor to An elongated continuous metal plate L shaped in general outline in cross section, the elongated portions of the LY being integral and bent one upon the
Jun , Every courses, the guys used wall ties and nails to anchor the block wall to the existing foundation Save They would bend a wall tie in place, nail it to the foundation and Step Insert J Bolts At the same time, they placed J bolts approximately every for anchoring the sill plate Save Save Save
Sep , A sill seal and termite shield (SSTS) device for use in the construction of buildings having a foundation wall with a sill plate thereon and framing arising is a perspective view of a third embodiment of an SSTS of this invention and shows a foundation of masonry block and a composite weatherproofing
Oct , The wall anchor is disposed within the juncture of the interengaged composite panels and fastened to the frame Composite panels take many forms including aluminum plate, thin composite panels consisting of two thin aluminum sheets sandwiching a thin plastic interlayer, metal sheets bonded to rigid
Apr , The braces and spacers are joined to the two by four stud by truss plates A foundation, is especially designed to accommodate the wall truss members The truss has a sill extension inches wide formed of two by twos The extension extends downwardly from the truss structure to provide an insulation
Jan , cap plates, through the lower flutes of the deck, to achieve composite structural action between the OWSJ and a concrete floor slab poured over the deck A composite steel stud wall construction system has a bottom track perforated to receive reinforcing dowels projecting from a concrete support element
Jun , An anchoring system providing a rod iron cage placed along the periphery of the walls and designed to be the reinforcement cage of a perimetrical sill, a first metal channel section having downward divergent flanges and being supported by the cage in order to provide a locating template for the sill and for
A water impervious, elastomeric coating is applied to the outer surface of a foundation wall and across the joint between the lower end of the wall and the footing Protection board is The board will extend from the footing upwardly either to a location adjacent the established grade or to the sill plate Vertical edges of
Larger balloon framed buildings will have central bearing walls which are actually platform framed and thus will have horizontal sill and top plates at each floor level, plus the The floors, walls and roof are typically made torsionally stable with the installation of a plywood or composite wood skin referred to as sheathing.
Dec , Combining c lspace ventilation with a sill plate is unobvious enough to have never been considered prior to this invention Additionally, the advent of newer composite wood materials makes this invention more viable Continuous horizontal ventilation devices do exist for ventilating attics or walls.
The sill includes an outer wall , an inner wall , and an intermediate wall , which are welded together into a two chamber hollow profile along flanges formed on their upper and lower edges to form a closed section The intermediate wall in this case is a composite component with light metal sheet facing an
The invention pertains to a curtain wall panel that includes a thermally insulating structural spacer In some embodiments, a curtain wall panel includes a frame that is configured to be secured to an exterior surface of a building structure The frame includes a first mullion, a second mullion, a sill and a head A first insert is
Mar , Step Secure the Bottom Plate The guys put down a generous bead of construction adhesive before nailing the pressure treated bottom plate with a powder actuated nailer Save Save Save Save Pro Tip Sometimes you ll see contractors install a piece of composite between the pressure treated
Aug , The method of claim including the step of providing and attaching sill plates to the top edge of the erected stem wall The method of claim including the final step, after the concrete slab foundation pad has set and hardened, of backfilling the excavated area outside the perimeter of the stem wall to a
Nov , F linear feet of × sill plate G linear feet of prefabricated composite wall cap H × sheets of waferboard sheathing for sq ft roof Not Shown One door unit, two window units, gauge galvanized flashing for foundation perimeter, four gauge galvanized corner the brackets for wall
is a detail view showing the arrangement of a rigid end plate in a cargo trough portion of a railway car according to the invention The side wall panels , of composite sheet material, the end transition panels , and the bottom panels are all generally rectangular and are attached to the respective elements of the
The disclosed subject matter provides a system The system may comprise a frame layer and a drywall layer The frame layer may comprise a first and second corner post each comprising a top end and a bottom end A bottom plate may be affixed to the bottom end of the first corner post and the bottom end of the second
Jul , A modular structural panel system which includes individual modular interconnectable panels to assemble floors, interior and exterior walls, ceilings and The plates, sills, posts, filler plates, and miscellaneous other members used in the various connection details which follow preferably comprise a
A structure and method for reinforcing a wall including a plurality of blocks having vertically aligned passages and a sill plate positioned on top of the blocks An opening is formed into one of the passages and lower and intermediate reinforcing bars are inserted through the opening and into the vertically aligned passages.
Apr , The lower end of the panel is devoid of a bottom plate Images Patent D ing Previous page Next page Claims A foundation wall comprising a plurality of abutting, generally upright structural insulated panels, each of the panels comprising a slab of insulation sandwiched between first and