Construction Materials: Types, Uses and Applications

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 16, 1991 - Technology & Engineering - 1023 pages
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An up-to-date revision of the successful, single-source handbook on construction materials. This comprehensive reference covers all currently-used materials from abrasives to zirconium. Contains new data, tables and illustrations.
 

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Contents

Abrasives I
1
Carbon 757
4
Adhesives 111
11
Admixtures
18
Air Structures
24
Aluminum Alloys
30
Aluminum Corrugated
36
Aluminum Doors
42
Sprayed Metal Coatings
526
Mordant
533
Natural Gas
547
Nickel Silvers
553
Opalizer
557
Paint Organic Coatings
567
Painting
575
Painting of Metal
582

Aluminum Finishes
54
Aluminum Oxide
63
Aluminum Sheet and Strip
69
LightGauge Shapes
108
Amalgam
116
Brass 746
145
Brick Adobe 752
152
Brick Cement 777
171
BTl British Thermal Unit
182
Casting
188
Ceramics
198
Drain
209
Clay Tile Flue Linings
227
Climate and Climatology
245
Concrete
255
Concrete Block
277
Concrete Decking
285
Concrete Precast Artificial or Cast Stone
291
Concrete Reinforced
298
Conversion Tables
306
Copper Alloys
314
Copper Wire
320
D
327
Elastomers
335
Fasteners
343
Fireproofing
349
Floors
356
Friable
362
Gemstones
368
Glass Block
385
Glass Cellular or Foamed
392
Glass HeatTreated and Spandrel
401
Glass Laminated
413
Glass Patterned
419
Glass Plate
422
Glass Tinted HeatAbsorbing
430
Glass Wired
436
Gravel
442
Hafnium
449
Hardware
455
Integrant
465
Iron Cast
474
Kerosene
480
Lead Carbonate Basic
487
M
501
Mesh and Wire Cloth
507
Mesh and Wire Cloth for Insect Screening
514
Chemical Finishes
520
Palladium
590
Paper Pulpboards and Panels
603
Parkerizing 677
611
Pickling 677
617
Plaster Block
628
Plastics
639
Fibers Textiles and Carpets
648
Laminates
655
Roofing
665
Surfacing Siding and Panels
671
Pot Life
677
Retaining Walls 652
683
Ruthenium
694
Sheet and Rigidized Sheet
700
Silicones
706
Spraying 773
713
Stainless Steel Bars Angles Channels
719
Stainless Steel Tubular Shapes
732
Stainless Steel Wire
739
Alloy Steels
749
Canvas
754
Steel Galvanized
762
Hollow Metalwork
768
Steel Structural
777
LightGauge Shapes
801
Steel Tubular Shapes
809
Stone
825
Limestone
835
Marble
842
Slate 52
852
Straps 559
859
Temperature 565
865
Textiles 575
875
Titanium Dioxide
883
Vanadium 559
889
Welding 595
898
Wollastonite
904
Wood Doors 955
933
Wood Floorings 959
939
Wood Gutters
949
Wood Joining
962
Wood Preservatives
970
Wood Shingles
976
Wood Structural 955
983
Wood Windows
994
Zinc Sheet and Strip 7007
1007
Index 7075
1013
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