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Everything you will ever need to know to design wood airplane structures.
Ch. 2- STRENGTH OF WOOD AND PLYWOOD
Strength and Elastic Properties of Wood and Plywood, Joints, Columns, Beams, Torsion.
Ch. 3- METHODS OF STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS
Wings, Tails, Control Surfaces, Fuselage, Hulls and Floats.
Ch. 4- DETAIL STRUCTURAL DESIGN
Plywood covering, Beams, Ribs, Frames, Glue joints, Mechanical joints, Examples of actual designs.
247 pages and 240 pictures.