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Grade Sheet 1 Visual Dict Bolster

  1. 1. Barbara Holler Visual Dictionary Spring 2009 Methods, Materials & Equipment I Final Project BSCI 2300 Air Barrier Paper – Brick Sizes
  2. 2. Air Barrier Paper Sheet of material/paper used as vapor retarder and air barrier allows vapor to pass through but not air. Vapor Retarder /Air Barrier. (Black Tar Paper)
  3. 3. Attic Ventilation Materials <ul><li>SOFFIT VENT </li></ul><ul><li>RIDGE VENT </li></ul><ul><li>GABLE VENT </li></ul><ul><li>ROOF TURBINE </li></ul>Allows water vapor and heat to escape, and advantageous to have both low/intake and high/exhaust vents. ME ME REALLY
  4. 4. Back Hoe Excavating equipment with a digging bucket on one end and a two-part movable arm. Typically attached to a tractor or front end loader. Backhoes are used for many things ie. construction, small demolitions, light transportation of building materials, powering building equipment, digging holes/excavating, landscaping, breaking asphalt, and paving roads). The backhoe bucket can also be replaced with powered attachments such as a breaker, grapple, auger, or a stump grinder. 30” bucket 40” bucket
  5. 5. Batter Boards Temporary frame built to outline the dimensions of a building, foundation or on the ‘first level’ just outside the corners of an excavation for basements. Used to show position, shape and sized of the building on the site. ME if I could have found any
  6. 6. Brick Arches Structural form as well as decorative detail above an opening made of bricks. Centering – is a temporary wood frame to help the mason to form the arch. Arch with a keystone Roman Arch Parabolic Arch Jack Arch Segmental Arch ___l ME REALLY
  7. 7. Brick Bonds Adhesive force between mortar and brick masonry unit, or the pattern in which units are laid to tie two or more wythes together into a structural unit. Rowlocks Stretchers Rowlocks Soldier
  8. 8. Brick Bonds Decorative CMU Stack Bond No overlapping has straight horizontal & vertical lines Running Bond All stretchers My BIG Head
  9. 9. Brick Sizes <ul><li>Standard sizes of Bricks depend on the </li></ul><ul><li>manufacture. </li></ul><ul><li>The typically used size is </li></ul><ul><li>Modular 3 ½” W x 7 ½” L x 2 ¼” H </li></ul><ul><li>You can special order any size you would like at extra cost. </li></ul><ul><li>However there is such a wide range of sizes if </li></ul><ul><li>you shop around you will find what you want. </li></ul><ul><li>Bricks are very versatile & can be made to look however </li></ul><ul><li>you would like. </li></ul><ul><li>The typical other sizes available vary </li></ul><ul><li>from 3” to 3 5/8” width </li></ul><ul><li>from 7 ½” to 11 5/8” length </li></ul><ul><li>from 1 5/8” to 3 5/8” height </li></ul>These are not a standard brick They are brick pavers 6 ¼” W x 9 ½” L & 6 ¼” W x 6 ¼” These are much larger than any standard sized 5 5/8” W x 11 5/8” L These are actually a Modular brick size of 3 1/3” W x 7 ½” L x 2 ¼” H on the Standard Brick Size Chart However, they have added some nice details.