9780471931515-0471931519-Handbook of Construction Tolerances

Handbook of Construction Tolerances

ISBN-13: 9780471931515
ISBN-10: 0471931519
Edition: 2
Author: David Kent Ballast
Publication date: 2007
Publisher: Wiley
Format: Hardcover 384 pages
Category: Engineering
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Book details

ISBN-13: 9780471931515
ISBN-10: 0471931519
Edition: 2
Author: David Kent Ballast
Publication date: 2007
Publisher: Wiley
Format: Hardcover 384 pages
Category: Engineering

Summary

Acknowledged authors David Kent Ballast wrote Handbook of Construction Tolerances comprising 384 pages back in 2007. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0471931519 and 9780471931515. Since then Handbook of Construction Tolerances textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 44.76 or rent at the marketplace.

Description

The comprehensive guide to construction tolerances, newly revised and updated

How much may a steel frame be out of plumb? What are the expected variations of a precast concrete panel? What is required to successfully detail finish materials on masonry?

Updating and expanding on its popular first edition, the Handbook of Construction Tolerances, Second Edition remains the only comprehensive reference to the thousands of industry standard tolerances for the manufacture, fabrication, and installation of construction materials and components-- including all-important accumulated dimensional variations.

Covering new materials and techniques developed since the book was first published, the Second Edition of this easy-to-use reference features:
* More than 100 drawings illustrating the tolerance concepts
* New sections on measuring compliance with tolerance standards; right-of-way construction; autoclaved aerated concrete; tilt-up concrete panels; interior stone wall cladding; structural insulated panels; decorative architectural glass; laminated architectural flat glass and bent glass
* New guidelines on how to incorporate tolerance requirements in drawings and specifications
* New information on how to apply tolerance information during contract administration

With the Handbook, architects, engineers, contractors, interior designers, lawyers, and others involved in the construction industry will be armed with the information they need to design and detail more accurately, write better specifications, establish normal practice and standards of care, supervise construction, settle worksite disputes, and save time and money at every stage of building.

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