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flitch beam

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Definition of flitch beam in English:

noun

A compound beam made of an iron plate between two slabs of wood.
Example sentences
  • A flitch beam will run the length of the wall so the kids don't wind up in the kitchen via holes in their floors.
  • Consideration for the storage and handling of flitch beams is the same as for trusses in general.

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