RF-/JOINTS Timber - Steel to Timber | Features

Product Feature

  • Design of hinged, bending resistant, and semi-rigid connections
  • Definition of up to 5 steel plates slotted in timber beams
  • Up to 8 members connected to one node
  • Thickness of steel plate of 5 mm – 40 mm
  • All sizes of fasteners
  • Automatic check of the minimum distance between fasteners
  • Optional free definition of fastener distances
  • Definition of asymmetric fastener layouts (any polygonal chain, for example)
  • Graphical visualization of joints in the add-on module and RFEM/RSTAB
  • All required steel and timber designs including reduction of cross‑section values
  • Design of transversal tension reinforcement (for EN 1995‑1‑1 only)
  • Export of member eccentricities to RFEM/RSTAB to be considered in the determination of internal forces
  • Dowel length optionally shorter than cross-section width (for wooden plugs)
  • DXF export of the connection geometry
  • Fire resistance design according to EN 1995‑1‑2

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RFEM Connections
RF-JOINTS Timber - Steel to Timber 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of indirect timber connections with dowel-type fasteners and steel plates according to NDS and Eurocode 5

Price of First License
850.00 USD