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I am not familiar with plastic zip ties but as
long as it can hold the rebars in place. I would

it would be ok because after pouring these ties
have completed their function.

My 2 cents worth.


Alex C. Nacionales, C.E.


W. Gray Hodge wrote:

> A contractor asked me whether it would be
> acceptable to use plastic zip
> ties (like those used by electricians to tie
> wire bundles) to tie rebar
> at splices in lieu of 16 ga wire.  Is there
> any particular reason to
> allow/disallow the practice?
>
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