Sealing of Joints in Construction

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical translation (National Research Council of Canada); no. TT-1410
Physical description25 p.
Subjectsealants; jointing; elastic properties; jointing products; Buildings; mastic; jointoiement; elasticite; produit de jointoiement
AbstractThe sealing of expansion joints has become more and more important in precast construction in recent years. At the beginning of the 50's these problems were given less attention and builders were satisfied with the application of traditional jointing plaster, or possibly plastic jointing substances. About 1955 a change began to take place in the qualitative choice of sealing materials, as a consequence of numerous failures.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-408
NPARC number20359156
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Record identifier3480eef4-17f0-4912-acd9-9d48429f4791
Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2017-06-29
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