Resistance of Porous Materials to Rain

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Journal titleTechnical Translation, National Research Council of Canada
Subjectporosity; clay bricks; masonry construction; rain penetration; joints (junctions); waterproof coating protections; Building envelope; porosité; brique en terre cuite; maconnerie; pené tration de la pluie; joint (liaison); protection de l'é tanchéité
AbstractThe present study is based on artificial rain tests carried out at the experimental station of the Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment at Champs-sur-Marne. These tests had the dual purpose of determining the possibilities of utilizing certain materials and of studying various waterproofing methods.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteTranslation of "Résistance a'l'eau de pluie des matériaux poreux", Cahiers du Centre Scientifique et Technique de Bâtiment, Pub. Trim. 19, Cahier, 178, 1953. 11 p.
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NRC number805
NPARC number20331387
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Record identifierf70ef449-6737-4ee9-a4ae-6a69088ef856
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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