LVL LVB Beam

LVL LVB Beam

WHAT IS LVL?

WHAT IS LVL? Laminated veneer lumber is a structural material used in multiple construction types with product qualities exceeding the performance of solid timber, plywood, steel and concrete. Consisting of thin parallel layers of wood and adhesive, pressed to desired dimension and durability requirements – lvl has earned its reputation …

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LVL

LVL is made up of parallel laminations of veneer, glued and processed together to form material of thickness similar to sawn timber. The distinguishing difference between LVL and plywood is the orientation of the veneer layers as shown in Figure 2. LVL represents a new technology in wood utilisation and …

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Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL)

Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) LVL Laminated Veneer Lumber is an engineered wood product that is perfect for stair stringer applications. LVL panels and beams are considered structural composite lumber meaning they are manufactured by assembling multiple layers of wood using exterior adhesive. Laminated Veneer Lumber LVL utilizes Radiata Pine substrate …

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LVL Terminology

LVL Terminology Span The clear distance between supports measured along the beam.   Continuous Span Beams Continuous span values given in the tables should only be used where:- a) The beam is not notched or partially cut through at internal support points and, b) If the spans are not equal, …

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Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) inspections and QC CHECKLIST

Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) inspections and QC CHECKLIST Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL)  is manufactured from specially selected eucalyptpus and pine veneers. State-of-the-art manufacturing technology, coupled with a rigid quality control program, assures a precise veneer lay-up and provides for proper distribution of the natural characteristics in wood, further assurance of  …

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