Stainless Steel Masonry Support Systems (SCI-P298), Best Practice Information Sheet for Specifiers
Description

This resource is a best practice information sheet for specifiers. It should be read in conjunction with ‘Best Practice Information Sheet for Contractors (SCI-P297)’. Stainless steel masonry support systems are fixed to the structural frame and provide support to the outer leaf of masonry cladding in buildings.  The sheet covers: Type of System - continuous, bracket or individual angles, Cavity widths, Structural Frame - concrete or steel structures, Design, Wall Ties, Material and Avoidance of Bimetallic Corrosion. Finally the information required by the manufacturer to fabricate the correct system is listed.

Date
1995
Provider
SCI
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