Slip joint


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slip joint

[′slip ‚jȯint]
(civil engineering)
Contraction joint between two adjoining wall sections, or at the horizontal bearing of beams, slabs, or precast units, consisting of a vertical tongue fitted into a groove which allows independent movement of the two sections.
A telescoping joint between two parts.
(engineering)
A method of laying-up plastic veneers in flexible-bag molding, wherein edges are beveled and allowed to overlap part or all of the scarfed area.
A mechanical union that allows limited endwise movement of two solid items for example, pipe, rod, or duct with relation to each other.
(geology)

Slip joint

In brickwork, a type of joint made where a new wall is joined to an old wall by cutting a channel or groove in the old wall to receive the brick of the new wall. This method of joining the two walls forms a kind of telescopic, nonleaking joint.

slip joint

1. A vertical joint between an old masonry wall and a new one; a slot is cut in the old wall into which brick from the new one is fitted.
2. In plumbing, a connecting joint in which one pipe slips within another, a seal being effected by caulking, a gasket, or packing.
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Consequently, the slip joint is prone to failure over time.
To prevent this, it is best to wrap 6-mil plastic around the part of the posts that will be underground as a slip joint and to backfill the holes with coarse sand up to a few inches below grade.
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