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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 169
Physical description5 p.
Subjectmasonry products; physical properties; standards; north america; Brick
AbstractAbout 800 million bricks, made from clay, concrete and calcium silicate by approximately 100 manufacturers, are used annually in Canadian building. The development of the brick industry, the methods of manufacture, brick dimensions, colour, texture, standards and selection, are outlined in this Digest.
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PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Les briques
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number624
NPARC number20330032
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Record identifierd6be0dc1-f80d-4ac4-9804-8aa18a5a7d0b
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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