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Re: 1-3/4" roof slab

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Can you provide some more information?  I.e what is the span, loading, ect.
A 1-3/4" slab spanning any distance sounds kind of thin?!?!

John F. Jones
Winzler & Kelly Consulting Engineers
Guam

At 05:14 AM 6/12/98 +0800, you wrote:
>Hello guys,
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>I designed a 1-3/4  RC roof slab w/ 1" cement
>plaster with expanded metal wire mesh
>reinforcement to minimize temperature cracks. I
>also plan to use fly ash on the cement plaster.
>This is for my school building project.
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>I need your comments regarding this. Any body
>with experience on this type of roof?
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>Thanks in advance.
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>Alex C. Nacionales, C.E.
>Iloilo City, Philippines
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John F. Jones, P.E.
Asia-Pacific Region Manager
Winzler & Kelly Consulting Engineers