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Title: E2-78: Reinforcing Steel--Its Use and Benefits in Concrete
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 18
Abstract:Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by E2-00.
An ACI Education Bulletin. Presents a fundamental discussion on the use of reinforcing steel in concrete, with explanation of terms and diagrams and illustrations to assist a nonprofessional reader. Topics include difference between unreinforced and reinforced concrete, reinforcing materials, storage and handling, cutting and bending of reinforcing steel, how to place and space reinforcing bars, splicing and splices.
Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by E2-00.