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BAR BENDING SCHEDULE FOR RCC BEAM

Bar bending schedule provides the reinforcement calculation for reinforced concrete beam. It provides details of reinforcement cutting length, type of bends and bend length. We will take one example for reinforcement quantity calculations for a concrete beam. Example of ...

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ADVANTAGES OF BAR BENDING SCHEDULE

Bar bending schedule provides details of reinforcement cutting and bending length. Advantages of bar bending schedule when used along with reinforcement detailed drawing improves the quality of construction, cost and time saving for concrete construction works. Following figure shows a typical ...

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Pre-Concrete Checks for Reinforcement and Its Cover

What is Reinforcement Cover? How to Provide Cover to Reinforcement? It is essential that the steel reinforcement bars are surrounded sufficient impermeable concrete cover to protect them from corrosion, and to allow the combined strength of the reinforcement and concrete to ...

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CURTAILMENT OF REINFORCEMENT IN FLEXURAL MEMBERS

Curtailment of Tension Reinforcement in Flexural Members To economise the design of a flexural member, the tensile bars are curtailed at the section beyond which it is no longer required to resist flexure. Such curtailed bars are extended for a ...

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REINFORCEMENT CUTOFFS AND BEND POINTS

Reinforcement Bar Cutoffs and Bend Points It is common practice to cut or bend main reinforcement in beams and slabs where it is no longer required. But tensile steel should never be discontinued exactly at the theoretical cutoff or bend points. ...

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PROTECTION OF REINFORCEMENT AGAINST CORROSION

The protection of reinforcement against corrosion can be done by any of the following method: a) Anticorrosive treatment using acid / alkali / other agents based on CECRI technology (as per IS: 9077). b) Fusion bonded Epoxy coating (as per IS:13620). c) Corrosion ...

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TYPES OF RCC BEAMS AND REINFORCEMENT DETAILS

Beam is a structural member that supports the transverse load which usually rest on supports at its end. Girder – is  the term applied  to a beam that supports one or more smaller beam. Beams are classified as: a}  Simple Beam b)  ...

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Size and Quantity of Reinforcement for Building Works

Different size and quantity of reinforcement is required for different concrete members in buildings. Quantity of reinforcement per cubic meter and its suitable sizes for different reinforced concrete construction is discussed. Reinforcement is required for reinforced concrete members such as footings, ...

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