TECHNICAL NOTES

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D000 Durability & Corrosion Protection
Number
Description
Date
D100-13
Corrosion Protection of Fasteners 
Aug-13
D001-13
Durability of Cold-Formed Steel Framing Members
Jan-13
D200-12
Corrosion Protection for Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Coastal Areas
Aug-12
D001-07
Durability of Cold-Formed Steel Framing Members
Sep-07
D200-07
Corrosion Protection for Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Coastal Areas [replaces TN140 10/03]
Jan-07
F000 Fasteners and Connection Hardware
Number
Description
Date
F103-17
Updated - Design of By-Pass Slip Connectors in Cold-Formed Steel Construction (replaces CFSEI Technical Note W103-11)
Feb-17
F101-12
Screws for Cold-Formed Steel-To-Wood and Wood-To-Cold-Formed Steel Attachments
Sept-12
F701-12
Evaluation of Screw Strength
Aug-12
F501-11
Cold-Formed Steel Truss To Bearing Connections
Dec-11
F102-11
Screw Fastener Selection For Cold-Formed SteelFrame Construction
Nov-2011
F140-16
Welding Cold-Formed Steel 
Oct-2016
F300-09
Pneumatically Driven Pins For Wood Based Panel Attachment
Jul-09
F100-09
Design of Clip Angle Bearing Stiffeners
Mar-09
562
Powder Actuated Fasteners in Cold-Formed Steel Construction
Oct-01
C000 Component Assemblies (Trusses and Wall Panels)
Number
Description
Date
551e
Design Guide: Permanent Bracing of Cold-Formed Steel Trusses
April-16
G000 General Topics
Number
Description
Date
S100-16
Antiterrorism Design Requirements for Cold-Formed Steel Framing
Aug-15
G200-15
Chase the Loads: Load Path Considerations for Cold-Formed Steel Light-Frame Construction
Aug-15
G900-15
Design Methodology for Hole Reinforcement of Cold-Formed Steel Bending Members
Jan-15
G104-14
Welded Box-Beam Flexure Design
Jul-14
G802-13
AISI S100 Section A2.2 Other Steels
Jul-13
G801-13
ASTM A1003 - No Cause for Rejection
Jul-13
G800-12
ASTM Standards for Cold-Formed Steel
Aug-12
G500-11
Guidelines for Inspecting Cold-Formed Steel Structural Framing in Low Rise Buildings
Oct-11
G103-11a
Tabulated Local And Distortional Elastic Buckling Solutions For Standard Shapes (G103-11a)
June-11
G102-09
Designing Cold-Formed Steel using the Direct Strength Method (Formerly G100-09)
Aug-09
G101-08
Design Aids and Examples for Distortional Buckling (Formerly G100-9)
Sep-08
G000-08
Cold-Formed Steel Design Software
Feb-08
G100-07
Using Chapter F of the North American Specification for the Design of CFS Structural Members
Sep-07
G800-07a
ASTM Standards for Cold-Formed Steel
Jun-07
360
Acoustic Insulation and Sound Transmission in CFS Construction
Oct-99
559
Design Considerations for Flexural and Lateral-Torsional Bracing
Jun-01
J000 Floor and Joist Systems
Number
Description
Date
J100-11
CFS Floor Joists
Apr-11
W000 Wall Systems
Number
Description
Date
W106-15b
Design for Splicing of Cold-Formed Steel Wall Studs
April-16
W400-16
Mechanical Bridging And Bridging Anchorage Of Axially Loaded Cold-Formed Steel Studs
Feb-16
W105-13
Design of Nonstructural Members
Sept-13
W102-12
Introduction To Curtain Wall Design Using Cold-Formed Steel
April-12
W500-12
Construction Bracing for Walls
Mar-12
W200-09
Header Design
Feb-09
W104-10
Top Track Load Distribution Members
Dec-10
W101-09
Common Design Issues for Deflection Track
Sep-09
W100-08a
Single Slip Track Design
Aug-08
R000 Roof and Ceiling Systems
     
T000 Thermal, Fire, and Acoustic
T100-12
Fire Assemblies of Cold-Formed Steel Construction
Aug-12
T001-09
Suggested Cost-Effective Cold-Formed Steel Fire and Acoustic-Rated Wall and Floor/Ceiling Assemblies for Multi-Unit Structures
Nov-09
L000 Lateral Systems
L202-12
Diaphragm Design with Pneumatically Driven Pins
Jun-12
L001-10
Design of Diagonal Strap Bracing Lateral Force Resisting Systems for the 2006 IBC (Editorial Revision of L001-09)
Sep-10
L001-09
Design of Diagonal Strap Bracing Lateral Force Resisting Systems for the 2006 IBC
Sep-09
L200-09
Roof Framing Anchorage Forces: MWFRS or C&C
Jul-09
L300-09
Design of End Posts for Diaphragm Shear Walls: A Perspective
Jan-09
L000-08
Changes from the 1997 UBC to the 2006 IBC for Lateral Design with CFS Framing
Aug-08
558b-1
Lateral Load Resisting Elements: Diaphragm Design Values (Archived with cover page Nov. 2011)
May-98
Old Notes, Withdrawn or Replaced
Number
Description
Date
W103-11
Design of By-Pass Slip Connectors in CFS Construction (formerly 544) - (Replaced by Tech Note F103-17)
Feb-09
D100-08
Corrosion Protection of Screw Fasteners (replaced by D100-13)
Apr-08
G801-08
ASTM A1003 - No Cause for Rejection (Replaced by G801-13)
Jul-08
551f
Updated - June 2013 : Specifying Pre-Engineered Cold-Formed Steel Floor and Roof Trusses
Oct-98
565d
Screws for Attachment of Steel-To-Wood and Wood-Steel
Oct-05
420
Fire-Rated Assemblies for CFS Construction   (Replaced by TN-T100-12)
Oct-98
561c
Diaphragm Design with Pneumatically Driven Pins (Replaced by L202-12)
Oct-98
542
Introduction to Curtain Wall Design Using Cold-Formed Steel  (Replaced by W102-12)
Jan-01
565c
Screw Fastener Selection for Light Gauge Steel Framing
Feb-97
551d
Design Guide For Construction Bracing of Cold Formed Steel Trusses
May-02
556a-4
Shear Transfer at Top Plate: Drag Strut Design (Superseded by Shear Wall Design Guide)
Sep-97
556a-6
Vertical Lateral Force Resisting System: Boundary Elements (see Shear Wall Design Guide) (Superseded by Shear Wall Design Guide)
Mar-97
560c
Clinch (Integral) Fastening of Cold-Formed Steel (Withdrawn October, 2011)
Jan-99
560b-5
Fastener Corrosion (replaced by D100-08)
Apr-99
1010b
Inspection Checklist for Structural CFS Framing: Field Guide (pocket size) (replaced by G500-11)
Oct-02
1010c
Inspection Checklist for Structural CFS Framing (full size) (replaced by G500-11)
Oct-02
544
Design of By-Pass Slip Connectors in Cold-Formed Steel Construction (replaced by W103)
Sep-04
552
Cold-Formed Steel Floor Joists
Feb-00
550
Design Values for Vertical and Horizontal Lateral Load Systems (Superseded by the Lateral Standard) 
Sep-01
560b-1
Welding Cold-Formed Steel (replaced 5/10/2010 by F140-10)
Oct-99
561b
Pneumatically Driven Pins for Wood-Based Panel Attachment
Mar-98
140
Corrosion Protection for Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Coastal Areas (replaced by D200-07)
Oct-03
5000
Field Installation Guide for CFS Roof Trusses (refer to Cold-Formed Steel Building Component Safety Information (CFSBCSI) from the Structural Building Components Association (SBCA))
May-00
Other Technical Documents
Number
Description
Date
 
Thermal Design and Code Compliance for Cold-Formed Steel Walls
Aug-08
 
Design Guide for Cold-Formed Steel Beams with Web Penetrations
Aug-97
 
Monotonic Tests of Cold-Formed Steel Shear Walls with Openings
Oct-97
 
Hybrid Wood and Steel Details-Builder's Guide
Jul-03
 
Residential Steel Framing Builder's Guide To Fire and Acoustic Details [
Jun-04
 
Fire Resistance Ratings of Load Bearing Steel Stud Walls
1981
 
How To Build INTERIOR WALLS with Steel  
2003
 
A guide to Fire & Acoustic Data for Steel Floors & Wall Assemblies
Aug-09
 
Fasteners for Cold-Formed Steel Framed Construction
Jun-93
 
Residential Steel Beam and Column Load/Span Tables
Jun-93
 
Cold-Formed Steel "L" Header Field Guide
Apr-00
 
Testing and Establishing Design Values for Slip Clips - 2-02