Civil Engineering - Structural Design Specifications - Discussion


The reinforcing bars in beams are not bundled in contact if the diameter of the bars, exceeds

[A]. 12 mm
[B]. 20 mm
[C]. 35 mm
[D]. 30 mm
[E]. 36 mm

Answer: Option E


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Barish Raut said: (Feb 10, 2016)  
As per IS 456-2000 (26.1.1), it is 32 mm.

Kushvaha said: (May 18, 2017)  
As per IS 456 2000 bars more than 32 mm diameters bars not bundled, except in column.

Abubakar said: (Jan 6, 2020)  
The given answer is right. We will use a coupler to join these bars.

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