A Treatise on Architecture and Building Construction Vol. III. - Table of Contents

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A Treatise on Architecture and Building Construction Vol. III.

VOLUME III - STAIR BUILDING, ORNAMENTAL IRONWORK ROOFING, SHEET-METAL WORK ELECTRIC-LIGHT WIRING AND BELLWORK WITH PRACTICAL QUESTIONS AND EXAMPLES
  • author: The International Correspondence Schools
  • published in: 1899
  • pages: 412

Table of Contents

Stair Building Section Page
INTRODUCTION. 11 1
STAIRWAY CONSTRUCTION. 11 2
MATERIALS USED. 11 2
TERMS USED IN STAIR BUILDING. 11 2
GENERAL CLASSIFICATION. 11 4
RISERS AND TREADS. 11 6
DETAILS OF CONSTRUCTION 11 6
HEADROOM. 11 8
STRINGERS. 11 8
CONSTRUCTION OF STEPS. 11 12
CURVED RISERS 11 14
PLATFORMS 11 14
CYLINDERS 11 15
MISCELLANEOUS DETAILS. 11 17
MOLDINGS 11 17
ERECTION 11 17
BALUSTRADES. 11 18
NEWELS 11 18
BALUSTERS 11 19
HAND RAILS 11 20
RAMPS AND EASEMENTS 11 20
STIFFENING HAND RAILS 11 21
STAIRWAY DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION. 11 22
ORDINARY FORMS. 11 22
STEP LADDERS 11 22
PLANK STAIRWAY 11 22
GEOMETRICAL STAIRWAY 11 24
STRAIGHT STAIRWAY 11 24
PLATFORM STAIRWAYS 11 25
WINDING TREADS 11 29
EASEMENT CURVES 11 29
ITEMS OF DETAIL 11 29
DOUBLE WINDERS 11 31
WIDTH, OF WINDERS 11 31
DEVELOPMENT OF STRINGERS 11 32
ARRANGEMENT OF WINDERS 11 33
CARRIAGE TIMBER 11 33
NEWEL STAIRWAYS 11 35
NEWEL STAIRWAYS 11 35
OPEN STRINGERS 11 37
CLOSE STRINGERS 11 39
HALF NEWELS 11 39
NEWEL POSTS AND HAILS 11 41
SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT OF NEWELS 11 41
SINGLE NEWEL 11 41
SWELLED STEPS AND CURVED STRINGERS 11 42
CURTAIL STEP 11 44
SPECIAL FORMS OF STAIRWAYS. 11 47
QUARTER PLATFORM 11 47
QUARTER-TURN WINDING 11 48
PLATFORM AND CURVED RISERS 11 48
NEWEL BETWEEN QUARTER CYLINDERS 11 49
HALF-TURN PLATFORM 11 49
WINDING STAIRWAY 11 49
ARRANGEMENT FOR INTERMEDIATE FLOOR 11 50
QUARTER PLATFORM WITH TANGENT BETWEEN QUARTER CYLINDERS 11 50
QUARTER PLATFORM WITH SEMICIRCULAR CYLINDER 11 50
DOUBLE PLATFORMS 11 51
QUARTER PLATFORM WITH STEP 11 51
THREE-QUARTER TURN 11 51
STARTING OR LANDING WINDERS 11 52
QUARTER PLATFORM WITH NEWELS 11 52
PLATFORM STAIRWAY WITH TWO RETURN FLIGHTS 11 52
CIRCULAR STAIRWAY 11 53

WAINSCOTING.
11 54
ELLIPTIC STAIRWAY 11 54
WAINSCOTING. 11 54
END OF THE STAIR BUILDING SECTION 11 56

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