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Subject: [TowerTalk] Rebar Roundup
From: (Dick Flanagan)
Date: Sat, 25 Apr 1998 10:43:02 -0800
At 4:37 AM -0800 4/25/98, Malcolm Clark wrote:

>General note on Rohn spec:  Rohn calls for number 7 rebar.  I was unable
>to obtain it, and after talking to a concrete guy, used number 5 at
>decreased spacing.  Even after buying a rebar bender ($25 at Home
>Despot), I was barely able bend the number 5.  It must take a real
>gorilla to hand bend number 7.

The catalog makes it appear that the #7 rebar can be laid down straight and
then tied together.  Are you sure they intend for it to be bent as is
commonly done with the smaller sizes?

73, Dick

Dick Flanagan W6OLD CFII Minden, Nevada DM09db (South of Reno)

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