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Re: Anchors in Masonry Walls

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It is my understanding that the 1-inch space between the anchor bolt and the 
masonry unit was to permit visual verification that the bolt was indeed in a 
grouted cell.

A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona

Mike Brown wrote:

. > What if the mortar is used between the anchor bolt and masonry shell in
. > place of grout?
. > This will help the contractor in holding the anchors in place while the
. > grout is poured into the cells.
. >