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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Recommended Practice for use of Metal Supports for Reinforcement-(ACI 319-42)
Author(s): ACI Committee 319
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 621-624
Abstract:This ACI Standard establishes the minimum re- quirements for number and location of supports and spacers under the following conditions: one-way slab construction; ordinary beam and joist construction; heavy beam and girder construction; and flat slabs (two-way and four-way systems). The report makes no attempt to specify exact details and sizes for supporting devices but does give a specification covering the most common types.
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