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Two-year Wisconsin thermal loads for roof assemblies and wood, wood–plastic composite, and fiberglass shinglesAuthor(s): Jerrold E. Winandy; Michael Grambsch; Cherilyn Hatfield
Source: Research Note FPL-RN-0301. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 11 pages
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionTemperature histories for various types of roof shingles, wood roof sheathing, roof rafters, and non-ventilated attics are being monitored in outdoor attic structures using simulated North American light-framed construction. This report presents 2-year data histories for annual thermal loads for western redcedar, wood–thermoplastic composite, and fiberglass shingles and for wood-based composite roof sheathing, wood rafters, and attics under these shingles.
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CitationWinandy, Jerrold E.; Grambsch, Michael; Hatfield, Cherilyn. 2005. Two-year Wisconsin thermal loads for roof assemblies and wood, wood–plastic composite, and fiberglass shingles. Research Note FPL-RN-0301. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 11 pages
KeywordsThermal loads, roof assemblies, wood shingles, wood-plastic composite shingles, fiberglass shingles
- Analysis of three-year Wisconsin temperature histories for roof systems using wood, wood-thermoplastic composite, and fiberglass shingles
- Thermal load histories for North American roof assembles using various cladding materials including wood-thermoplastic composite shingles
- Summer temperatures of roof assemblies using western redcedar, wood-thermoplastic composite, or fiberglass shingles
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