Timber for and workmanship in joinery Specification for workmanship
|Standard number:||BS 1186-2:1988|
|ISBN:||0 580 16583 3|
This standard BS 1186-2:1988 Timber for and workmanship in joinery is classified in these ICS categories:
- 79.020 Wood technology processes
This Part of BS 1186 specifies requirements for the fit of parts in various details of joinery, and indicates a degree of care to be exercised in the forming of joints and the application of adhesives.
The suitability and selection of joints for specific applications are not included in this Part of BS 1186.
This Part of BS 1186 does not apply to wood trim. Guidance on machined surfaces and their treatment and on timber movement are given in Appendix A and Appendix B respectively. Methods of test for the assessment of finger joint strength are given in Appendix C.
NOTE The titles of the publications referred to in this Part of BS 1186 are listed on the inside back cover.
Requirements for the fit of parts in various details of joinery.