FUNCTIONAL ASPECTS


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FUNCTIONAL ASPECTS
FUNCTIONAL ASPECTS
Facing Brick Facing bricks are intended for use in both structural and nonstructural masonry where appearance is a requirement. They are produced for the express purpose of forming the exposed face of a wall, and covered by ASTM C216 [2.14]. They are available in a wide variety of colors and textures. In California, facing brick units are available in a full range of colors, from chalk or paper white to charcoal to jet black—blues, reds, purples, oranges, yellows, browns, and grays, with intermediate shades. Terminology describing various colors and textures may vary regionally and manufacture-w…
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Narendra Taly, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE: Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures, Second Edition. FUNCTIONAL ASPECTS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export