Product Data Sheet

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Nov 25, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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PLASTIC SPACERS

Product Data Sheet


Description and Use

Plastic Spacers are components which provide cover between the
reinforcement and formwork
when casting

reinforced concrete elements.

Th
ey

are used with

products
like Rebar and Welded Wiremesh
to
support
them

just wh
ere
they are

needed to achieve optimum strength and
durability of the reinforced concrete element
.


Material & Finish

High Density Polyethylene
, Injection Moulded.












Installation

Spacers are pressed or snapped onto the reinforcement (mesh or bar) and are
ke
pt in place
by the
Clip
-
on
action, integral in the Spacer’s design.

R
EBAR

should be
supported by Spacers at
centres
50 times
the
bar diameter, but not exceeding
1000mm, and staggered.

W
ELDED WIREMESH

should be supported by
Spacers at centres not exceeding
500mm
.

Approx
40
-
45 Spacers are used per sheet
.















Advantages



The

Clip
-
on

action forms an integral part of the
Spacer’s
design
.



Spacers help to ensure that
the reinforcement

is not wasted and works to increase the durability of your
reinforc
ed concrete.



Plastic Spacers are economical and are fast and easy to use.

Cover


Bar Size Supported

20mm

¾”

4mm (
5/32”
) to 16mm (
5/8
”)

25mm

1”

4mm (
5/32”
) to 16mm
(
5/8
”)

30mm

1
-
¼”

4mm (
5/32”
) to 16mm (
5/8
”)

40mm

1
-
½”

4mm (
5/32”
) to 16mm (
5/8
”)

50mm

2”

4mm (
5/32”
) to 20mm (¾”)

65mm

2
-
½”

4mm (
5/32
”) to 20mm (¾”)

Rev.Date: 200
4
/
05
/
11

Rev.No: 1.0

50
x Diameter

but
not
exceeding
1000mm

500mm max.

500mm max.