Connecting Existing Footing to new Reinforced Cage Footing


Postby eijaz2006 » Sat Feb 11, 2017 11:40 pm

Hi, all I was wondering if any one can advise me.

I have to join an existing footing with a new reinforced cage. A enginner gave me drawings to follow, but i cannot get hold of the engineer to explain me some parts of the drawing.

I have uploaded an image of the drawing.

What I am confused about the part:
New concrete to be dowelled to existing with 2no H12 dowels resin anchored at 300mm centre. ( i do not understand the 300mm centred, what do they mean by that, as the cage is 450mm height.)

Do i just centred (resin anchors) it from the centre of the cage 300mm apart?

Any help would be appreciated.
Attachments
footing.png
Drawing of the footing specs
eijaz2006
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
0%
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2017 11:25 pm

Sponsor

Simply Build It

Postby welsh brickie » Sun Feb 19, 2017 8:17 am

I think he means 4 pins at 300mm apart 75mm from the top of the concrete and 75mm from the base of the concrete
welsh brickie
Rank: Project Manager
Posts: 2601
Joined: Sat Apr 12, 2008 7:54 am

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by



  • DIY How to Project Guides

  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!



 


  • Related Topics