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Digital PDF Book Instant Download.How To Build RAMMED EARTH WALLS For BuildingsInstructions Designs and Illustrations26 pages Illustrated with drawings and photographsBy M. C. BETTS, architect, and T. A. H. MELLER, agricultural engineer, Bureau of Agricultural EngineeringPublished By U. S. Department of AgricultureIf you have any interest in building Rammed Earth Walls For Buildings then this is a great little guide to have in your collection. The original edition of this Rare Bulletin was print Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Earth Bag Homes, Rare Words, Building Instructions, Antiquarian Books, How Are You Feeling, How To Plan, Cob Houses
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How To Build RAMMED EARTH WALLS For Buildings
Instructions Designs and Illustrations
26 pages Illustrated with drawings and photographs
By M. C. BETTS, architect, and T. A. H. MELLER, agricultural engineer, Bureau of Agricultural Engineering
Published By U. S. Department of Agriculture
If you have any interest in building Rammed Earth Walls For Buildings
then this is a great little guide to have in your collection.
The original edition of this Rare Bulletin was printed in 1937
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Earth has been used for building dwellings from time immemorial. One method of use, superior to others, and which was known to the Romans, has been preserved by tradition to modern times.
This method consists of ramming slightly moist, specially selected earth, without the addition of straw or other material, between movable forms, and is known by its French name, " pisé de terre," which means " rammed earth."
Pisé de terre is a reliable building material when properly handled and is admirably adapted to structures on farms distant from transport routes.
CONTENTS
Introduction 1
Pisé de terre 1
Selection of material 3
Test for quality and consistency 4
Preparation of earth 5
Tools and forms 6
Wall thickness 7
Foundations 8
Construction 9
Placing and ramming 9
Bonding 11
Reinforcement 11
Support of joists
Openings in walls 14
Lintels and sills 15
Chimneys and fireplaces 16
Plates for joists and rafters 17
Partitions 17
Interior wall surfaces 18
Exterior wall surfaces 19
Cost of pisé work 20
Protection from animals and ants— 20
Blocks 21
Use of contractor's implements 21
Conclusion
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