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Common Sense Stair Building and Handrailing

Illustrated with over Two Hundred and Fifty Drawings and Diagrams, and Containing a Glossary of Terms Used in Stair Building and Handrailing
  • author: Fred T. Hodgson, Architecht
  • published in: 1903
  • pages: 196

Table of Contents

Title Pages 2
PREFACE 5

Common-Sense Handrailing

FIRST METHOD
9
SECOND METHOD 43
THIRD METHOD 59
INTRODUCTION TO METHOD IV 99
NEWELLED OR PLATFORM STAIRS 99
EXAMPLES OF PLATFORM STAIRS 106
PLATFORMS107
AN OPEN NEWEL STAIR109
STAIR STRINGS115
HOW TO DETERMINE THE RISE AND GOING OF A FLIGHT OF STAIRS127
VARIOUS PLANS FOR STAIRS129
NEWELS, NEWEL POSTS, BALUSTERS, AND ORNAMENTAL BALUSTERS 134
BALUSTERS OF VARIOUS KINDS162
MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS168
TABLES171
A GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN STAIR-BUILDING AND HAND-RAILING 175

INDEX

INDEX LISTINGS
191

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