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Re: MASN - CUTTING OPENING IN EXISTING CMU WALL

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Why not build a concrete beam to suit your condition? In renovation work,
building concrete beams inside existing walls sometimes is the best solution.

The detailing and mix design is a little more exotic than usual, but it can
be done.

Ted

At 09:50 PM 8/28/97 GMT, you wrote:
>I have an existing 10" CMU wall I would like to cut an opening in.  The wall
>is not grouted.  It supports floor framing about 2'-8" above the opening,