Characteristic Strengths

Data Sheet

Overview

Characteristic Strengths and Elastic Moduli for Glulam Grades

Characteristic Strengths (MPa) Elastic Moduli (MPa)
GL Grade Bending Tension Parallel to Grain Shear in Beam Compression Parallel to Grain Short Modulus of Elasticity Parallel to End Grain Short Duration Modulus of Rigidity for Beams
GL 12 25 12.5 3.7 29 11500 770
GL 10 22 11 3.7 26 10000 670
GL 8 19 10 3.7 24 8000 530