dry joint


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dry joint

A joint without mortar.
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"Dry Joint Stone Masonry Walls Subjected to In-Plane Combined Loading." Journal of Structural Engineering 131 (11): 1665-1673.
With the Model A dry joint, pulling of the suction cup to detach only the centre aspect of the suction cup was not associated with an audible event.
insulated dry block joint specification: 4 hole cen54/56e1 insulated dry joint kit details; *2 x fishplates *2 x washer plates plain, 2 x washer plates lipped, *4 x fishbolts and nuts *1 x endpost *holes c/c 126.6mm, 380.6mm, 6 hole cen54/56e1 insulated dry joint kit details; *2 x fishplates *2 x washer plates plain, 2 x washer plates lipped, *6 x fishbolts and nuts *1 x endpost *clip recess @ 584mm *holes c/c 126.6mm, 380.6mm, 786.6mm note: 1.
Figures 1 and 4 show an extreme case of dry joint caused by under-heating; almost no wicking (capillary action) into the through hole is visible.