Shape codes are the building stones of a perfect bar bending schedule. When calculating the reinforcement detailing for different members for a building, taking account of small bent ups and other angle detailing will make the difference of effective and economic BBS.
Here we go. In this post, we are going to explain “How to Calculate the Cutting length of Steel Reinforcement?” with reference calculation. Note: For Better View, Please read this post in landscape mode if you are on the mobile device.
Let say you need to calculate the reinforcement for a circular slab of 2 Metre diameter with spacing 200 mm c/c and clear cover as 25 mm. Unlike other RCC members, this one is different since the rod length will differ according to the diameter of the circle.
We have already discussed Nominal Mix of Concrete and Mix Proportions. If you have missed that please go ahead and read that. We will wait for you. It’s time for some calculations.
Most of the structural buildings comprise 75% of brickwork (at least in Asian countries). So it is essential to learn the brickwork calculation, Before beginning the calculation, be familiar with the types of brick bonds that we covered in the previous post.
For a high rise building, we will receive approved drawings from architect office regarding water tank dimension. But what if you need to calculate a water tank for a small residential. In this post, we are going to see how to estimate rectangular water tank capacity & size?
Normally, We calculate the tile flooring area in order to find the required number of the tiles for a given room. Assuming that situation, we have explained this post with an example.
Calculating the concrete volume of an isolated footing seems like hectic. We have explained the process (with diagram) step by step using this simple trapezoidal footing formula. Also embedded an easy to use trapezoidal volume calculator.
In this post, we are going to explain you, How to Calculate Cement, Sand Quantity for Plastering? Please note, before using the calculator embedded in this post understand the plastering cement mortar calculation concept. Note: For a better view, please read this post in landscape view if you are on the mobile device.
Unlike other units of measurement, this one is a bit complicated. For other types of civil works, we have some rules which are simple to follow. For painting, we have to calculate the surface area in coefficient method (IS 2015 – 1987)
Do you think it’s that simple formula (D2 / 162.2) for steel weight calculation of a bar? Nope… It’s hard to find the exact weight of steel bars according to its area, it is advisable to refer the manufacturer’s chart to calculate the weight of the steel bar. If you can’t find the details, then […]