This ebook, 5 Steps to Building a Model Bridge, answers the most common questions people have about building bridges. In the ebook I outline the steps of building a model bridge, and then walk people through the actual construction of a bridge. The ebook contains many photos and illustrations, as well as 25 bonus tips.
- 5 Steps to Building a Model Bridge - Edition 2.0
Step by step manual describing methods for building model bridges.
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Here is a condensed version of the table of contents:
#1: Know the rules!
- Be able to define in your own words what the bridge must accomplish
- Do not get disqualified
#2: Design the bridge
- Design the bridge around the loading points
- Choose a truss to use
- Draw the bridge to scale
#3: Gather Materials
#4: Build the bridge
- Step One
- Step Two
- Double check for leaning
#5: Testing and Evaluation
- Testing Procedures
- Evaluation Procedures
If what you’re building is a home then general contracting is something to try to learn as much about as possible before hiring new home builders to work on your home. The process of building a home is something that still might involve the use of a remodeling contractor so that’s something to keep in mind.