herringbone strutting

noun
: crossed struts between floor joists

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • herringbone bridging — Carpentry. See cross bridging. Also called herringbone strutting. * * * …   Universalium

  • herringbone bridging — Carpentry. See cross bridging. Also called herringbone strutting …   Useful english dictionary

  • cross bridging — Carpentry. bridging composed of crisscross pieces of wood. Also called herringbone bridging, herringbone strutting. * * * …   Universalium

  • cross bridging — noun Etymology: cross (III) : traverse rows of small diagonal braces or struts set in pairs and crossing each other between the timbers (as of a floor) * * * Carpentry. bridging composed of crisscross pieces of wood. Also called herringbone… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dwang — For the term nogging used for infill in timber framed buildings, see Infill#Construction. Timber framing In construction, a dwang (Scotland, New Zealand), nogging (England, Australia) or blocking (North America) is a horizontal bracing piece used …   Wikipedia

  • bridging — noun ( s) 1. : the forming of or causing to assume the form or position of a bridge 2. : the braces or system of bracing used between floor or other timbers to stiffen them and to distribute the weight compare cross bridging, herringbone… …   Useful english dictionary

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