[TowerTalk] Rebar & Concrete

Jim Berry basalop@gte.net
Fri, 6 Nov 1998 08:07:31 -0800

> Subject: [TowerTalk] Rebar & Concrete
> anchors and wondered about the necessity of keeping the rebar away from
> the dirt?  (

Yes, rebar will rust and it will continue to rust right up into the
concrete.  You should not have any exposed rebar.
> I can't find Dobie blocks or anything else that will allow me to elevate
> the rebar.

Anything will work that will not rot.   Old chunks or of bricks, broken up
chunks of old concrete.  Anything, almost.


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