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Free Video on Cutting Length

Hello Friends ,

Each one of you understand the importance of the Reinforcement in RCC. Right ?

The detailing of the reinforcement requires that we find out the cutting lenght of the individual bars.

This is a video in Marathi which shall explain in a very simple language what are the steps for finding out the cutting length of a footing bar.

You can watch this short video [ 8 Min ].

Here is the link for you :

Cutting Length 

Do let me know your comments on this video.

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Bar Bending Schedule for a RCC Beam

Hello Friends ,

Can you calculate the no of stirrups in this beam ?

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Here is the actual example for you !

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What is your answer ?

How many rings you have calculated in the entire beam ?

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You need a solution ?

Fine. Here is the solution :

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Thank you so much for raising queries..

Dear friends ,

Good afternoon .

Thought today let us spend time reviewing our earlier content in the light of the queries received :

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Here is the mail received from one of our recent followers :

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In the context of this mail , let us give some quick tips for better learning:

The first issue of Foundation marking has been explained in this article :

How line out is exactly done ?

Then there is yet another post which gives further explanation :

Line out ? let us do it now .

Regarding the second point of which mix to be used when ?

This is a general guideline :

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Always remember the Golden rules:

  1. Follow the mix specified in the RCC drawing.
  2. For any structural concrete [ Footing , column , beam ,slab , staircase, water tanks , lintels, chajjah , patli , use only concrete M20 or above M20

Regarding the point no 3 , follow these guidelines :

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For point no 04 , this shall help :

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Regarding point no 05 , for arriving at the cutting length , this article shall assist :

Cutting length ? What is this ?

And finally , regarding the point no 06 , which is also a very good question , has been touched with in this post :

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You are most welcome to ask further queries by using this form here :

CUTTING LENGTH ? WHATS THIS ?

Dear Friends ,

We are now going through the fundamentals of Reinforcement calculations at site.

These are simple tips which shall help us to understand the complexity of drawings in a simple way.

Also read these posts for quick reference ;

Basics of re-bars

Re-bars

Weight of rebars

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