correct mortar joint thickness
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mortarboard
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correct mortar joint thickness

Post by mortarboard » Fri Jun 27, 2008 11:45 am

Could anyone tell me the correct (Building Control) width for mortar joints for dense concrete and lightweight blocks (215x440x100)? Someone suggested min 5mm and max 10mm but that seems a bit thin... Thanks

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joints

Post by welsh brickie » Sat Jun 28, 2008 1:11 pm

10mm

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