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Protecting an unparalleled variety of fabrics, applied sciences, and laws, Masonry layout and Detailing is an important source for architects and masonry contractors. thoroughly up to date, this hands-on consultant gains perception at the entire diversity of masonry themes: wall platforms, unit and mortar choice, part detailing, construction code compliance, and lots more and plenty, even more. Plus, you get discussions on a number of topical concerns, including:* ASTM criteria* MSJC Code (ACI 530)* foreign construction Code standards (New)* New drainage components* Residential origin necessities (New)* Masonry bracing criteria (New)* Barrier, drainage and rain reveal partitions (New)* Window flashing information (New)* greater than eighty new illustrations* and lots more and plenty more!Detailed adequate for the operating specialist - and nonetheless acceptable for the apprentice - Masonry layout and Detailing presents 1000s of illustrations to maximise your realizing of those severe matters. in terms of caliber masonry, this e-book could be on the origin of your paintings.

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Roman brick is made in double form and broken into two units on the job site, leaving a rough, exposed edge. com) Copyright © 2004 The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved. Any use is subject to the Terms of Use as given at the website. CLAY AND CERAMIC PRODUCTS 50 Chapter 3 Clay and Ceramic Products Figure 3-5 Examples of modular brick sizes. The trend in development of different brick sizes has been toward modular coordination and toward slightly larger dimensions. Most contemporary masonry products, including clay tile and concrete block, are designed for connection at 8- or 16-in.

The trend in development of different brick sizes has been toward modular coordination and toward slightly larger dimensions. Most contemporary masonry products, including clay tile and concrete block, are designed for connection at 8- or 16-in. course heights. For example, two courses of concrete block with mortar joints will equal 16 in. vertically, while three, five, or six courses of various size brick and two, three, or four courses of clay tile equal the same height. This permits horizontal mechanical connection between the facing and backup elements of a multi-wythe wall.

These units are typically selected for specific aesthetic criteria such as color, dimensional tolerances, uniformity, surface texture, and limits on the amount of cracks and defects. ASTM C216, Standard Specification for Facing Brick, covers Grades SW and MW, which correspond to the same physical and environmental requirements as those for building brick. Within each of these grades, face brick may be produced in three specific appearance types. Type FBS (Standard) is for general use. Type FBX (Select) is for use in exposed applications such as stack bond patterns where a high degree of mechanical perfection and minimum size variation are required.

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