In Table 4.10(A), for "Two member", the effective timber thickness b_eff is given as 2 x t_1 for use to determine the characteristic capacity. I could not figure out the reason for this value being 2 x t_1 instead of t_1. Does anyone know the reason for the use of "2 x t_1"?
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