Tech Note B009-20: Structural Versus Nonstructural Cold-Formed Steel Framing


Summary: This Tech Note defines structural and non-structural cold-formed steel framing.  It lists code definitions that can be used to categorize framing in question.

Disclaimer: Designs cited herein are not intended to preclude the use of other materials, assemblies, structures or designs when these other designs demonstrate equivalent performance for the intended use. CFSEI documents are not intended to exclude the use and implementation of any other design or construction technique.