Posts by Merle Parkins

Relative Humidity Testing in Lightweight Concrete

Relative Humidity Testing in Lightweight Concrete ASTM F2170 provides the standard for using relative humidity (RH) testing for flooring and concrete professionals when measuring moisture content in concrete slabs. The ASTM provides precise guidelines for RH testing methods but does not address the limitations of the testing equipment. Limitations of In-situ relative humidity testing equipment.…

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Fire Door Gap Gauge for your fire rated door

Fire Door Gap Gauge The Fire Door Gap Gauge for your fire door by All Things Inspector is by far the best multi-use fire door gap gauge on the market.  You will not find another door gap gauge on the market that boasts a beer bottle opener to support your after work activities.  It also…

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Elevator pit – Are Fire Sprinklers required?

Currently, I have heard a lot of debate about whether an elevator pit fire sprinkler will have to be installed the bottom of an elevator pit to a traction elevator? We have a sprinkler in the elevator pit of a traction elevator, and the AHJ says that fire sprinkler can be removed and is not…

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Engineering Forums | Eng-Tips

www.eng-tips.com Eng-Tips engineering forums website’s content is primarily composed of engineering forums and is an intelligent work forum community for engineering professionals of all disciplines.

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Building Code Discussion Group

The Building Code Discussion Group Building Code Discussion Group is one of the largest professional platforms on the World Wide Web. A platform for building, fire, MPE, accessibility/ADA code discussions and technical opinions. This Building Code Discussion Group has enough forums to cover all the necessary building code topics and disciplines. The Building Code Discussion Group…

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The Building Code Forum

www.thebuildingcodeforum.com The Building Code Forum is a robust forum message board for building code talk, sharing information related to the building industry to include all construction codes.  The Building Code Forum is a robust forum with over 14,000 discussions, over 160,000 messages and over 5,000 members.  If you have a building code related questions and…

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Free Building Code With Online Access

Free Building Code This link provides you searchable online free building code anywhere you have an internet connection for just about all 50 states. This site provides access to 2010 – 2016 building codes based on your jurisdiction. Free Building Code Other building code free resources.

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Mike Holt Enterprises | electrical training and forum

www.mikeholt.com Mike Holt Enterprises for over 25 years has been the leader in Electrical Continuing Education.  They are your One-Stop electrical training resource. Mike Holt Enterprises was created by a Master Electrician for Electricians, Inspectors, Contractors, Electrical Instructors, Building Code Officials and Engineers. Visit www.mikeholt.com to find, tips for passing an electrical exam,  answers to…

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