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Old 11-29-2010, 05:03 PM   #1
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is cold jointing an issue with brick laying?


i was gonna build a little brick wall and was wondering if it's OK if i do it in several cold-jointed batches. i am hoping cold jointing is not an issue in brick work, like it is with concrete formations.

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What you want to do is just fine.

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If it were you would never see anything bigger than a firepit built of masonry.
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LOL i was actually thinking the same thing but just wanted to confirm. THANKS BOSS ...
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Ayuh,.... Go for it,... Every brick is a cold joint,...
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