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Tag: Masonry Elements How Reinforcement Is Used in Masonry Elements

Masonry Beams and Lintels These require horizontal reinforcement placed in hollow bond-beam units, or in fully grouted cavities between wythes of solid clay masonry units. Examples of these are shown in Figs. 4.1 and 4.2, respectively. As noted in later sections dealing with the design of masonry beams and lintels, it is not necessary to use so-called “trough units” in

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