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By David Kent Ballast(auth.)

Considerably up to date with revisions to just about all 200-plus info, this moment variation of Architect's instruction manual of development Detailing offers architects, engineers, inside designers, contractors, and different construction execs with all the universal building info, fabrics info, and detailing ideas used through the undefined. the knowledge can be utilized as is or converted to slot person venture designs. every one of book's seven sections -- formatted to stick to the hot six-digit CSI MasterFormat approach -- comprises information and similar details, together with descriptions, detailing issues, fabric requisites, set up necessities, tolerance coordination, and sure failure issues. also, SI (metric) equivalents were extra to all dimensions.Content:
Chapter 1 Concrete info (pages 1–53):
Chapter 2 Masonry info (pages 55–142):
Chapter three steel information (pages 143–168):
Chapter four wooden info (pages 169–201):
Chapter five Thermal and Moisture safety information (pages 203–295):
Chapter 6 Door and Window info (pages 297–345):
Chapter 7 end info (pages 347–414):

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Apply in the thicknesses required for thermal resistance. 07 21 13 BOARD INSULATION Materials Polyisocyanurate foam board, ASTM C591. Extruded polystyrene, ASTM C578. Apply in the thicknesses required for thermal resistance. Verify compatibility with the adhesive used. Execution If mastic is applied, use a full adhesive bed or grid of adhesive. Insulation may be installed with metal or plastic stick clips placed in a grid pattern. Follow manufacturers’ recommendations for spacing. Metal clips provide a minor thermal bridge.

One of the criteria for determining aggregate size is the desired appearance of the finished concrete. For textured surfaces to be apparent, the size of the aggregate used depends on the typical distance from which the concrete will be viewed. Table 1-1 gives the recommended aggregate size for various viewing distances. Note that this is based on a single-color aggregate. A full-size mock-up should be constructed before the final aggregate size is specified. Detailing of the panels may require provisions for window-washing equipment.

Mm 3/4 11/4 11/2 13/4 2 11/2 13/4 2 32 38 44 51 38 44 51 3/4 19 25 32 38 21 27 33 (19) 1 (25) 1 11/4 11/2 13/16 11/16 15/16 Detailing Considerations Whenever possible, edges should be chamfered or rounded to minimize the possibility of edge damage and to conceal slight misalignment between panels. The optimum size of a radius depends on the size of the aggregate, the mold materials, and the production techniques used. When the aggregate size exceeds 1 in. (25 mm), it should be stopped at a demarcation joint (see Fig.

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