Concrete Specification

Discussion in 'Buildings & Infrastructure' started by Pan mixer, Jan 11, 2017.

  1. Pan mixer

    Pan mixer Member

    Location:
    Near Colchester
    Much as it pains me to admit it but some ready mix will have to be ordered.

    What spec to ask for a cattle shed floor please - 150 - 200 mm thick? @RWG Contracts

    TIA
     
  2. Reg

    Reg Member

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  3. :LOL:

    I was having a sh!t day till I opened this ;)

    :LOL:

    Sorry

    RC45 (y)
     
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  4. Pan mixer

    Pan mixer Member

    Location:
    Near Colchester
    I knew that it would cause amusement. I have enjoyed brightening your day. Thanks.
     
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  5. simmy_bull

    simmy_bull Member

    Location:
    North Yorkshire
    Why don't you give him the job that would make his 2017:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::eek:
     
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  6. Pan mixer

    Pan mixer Member

    Location:
    Near Colchester
    I am not quite that charitable, but his advice has been welcome and acted upon.
     
  7. tinsheet

    tinsheet Member

    Location:
    west somerset
    RC 40 here for most things.
     
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  8. You'll be asking for commission next
     
  9. simmy_bull

    simmy_bull Member

    Location:
    North Yorkshire
    It's ok I won't ask for cash I'll allow my commissions to accumulate into a concrete yard :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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  10. Pan mixer

    Pan mixer Member

    Location:
    Near Colchester
    Alien vehicle in the yard today.

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    The first truck we have had to lay a slab for 15 years during which time we have mixed c. 1500 panmixers full for other bits and bobs between other jobs.
     
  11. snipe

    snipe Member

    Location:
    west yorkshire
    are there any fibers that can be added to the concrete so that mech does not need to be used
     
  12. Pan mixer

    Pan mixer Member

    Location:
    Near Colchester
    As far as I understand, unless you have the steel fibres with lumps on the ends, any fibre won't do the kind of reinforcing I want, they just prevent surface cracking.
     

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