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Lintels

  • Precast Concrete Lintels
Notes :
Lintel: A beam spanning an opening in a wall and formed by a precast prestressed lintel acting compositely with a number of masonry course above it. SABS 1504 - 1990 (Ref. SABS MANUAL) Span: The clear distance between supports. Bearing: The part of an a

Quality Control

Algoa Cement Industries lintels are marked with the length, width and manufactures trade mark, top of lintels are indicated by arrows. SABS 1504-1990 (Ref. SABS MANUAL)

Algoa Cement Industries only uses cement complying with SABS ENV 197-1 strength class 42.5 or higher. We are proud to say that we only use PPC Cement.

Load Testing is done on a regular basis in accordance withSABS 1504-1990. Concrete strength is tested on a regular basis in accordance with SANS 5863: 2006 compressive strength of hardened concrete.

All our testing is done by Labco Civil Engineering Materials Testing Services (Pty) Ltd an ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited laboratory.

Reinforcing

We use cold drawn crimped wire that complies with BS 5896: 1980. Prestressed reinforcement must have a minimum cover of 15mm to prevent spalling. SABS 1504-1990 (Ref. SABS MANUAL)

  Weight Weight
Length 108 x 70mm 145 x 70mm
0.9 m 16.4 20.5
1.2 m 21.8 27.3
1.5 m 27.3 34.1
1.8 m 32.7 40.9
2.1 m 38.2 47.7
2.4 m 43.6 54.5
2.7 m 49.1 61.4
3.0 m 54.5 68.2
3.3 m 60.1 75.1
3.6 m 65.6 82.0
3.9 m 71.1 88.8
4.2 m 76.5 95.6
4.5 m 82.0 102.4
4.8 m 87.7 109.7
5.1 m 93.2 116.5
5.4 m 98.6 123.4
5.7 m 104.1 130.3
6.0 m 109.6 137.1


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