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Old 02-28-2010, 01:31 PM   #1
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Length for block wall not divisible by 16"?


Is there a preferred increment for shortening the wall? Like 6 or 8" to make it easier to cut a block to fit?

I'm trying to calculate the size of my footers. Wall is going to have be slightly less than 16'.

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Length for block wall not divisible by 16"?


8" or 12"

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