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yolanda

04:43PM | 06/15/00
Member Since: 06/14/00
1 lifetime posts
What is a post tension slab?

joeg

12:36PM | 07/12/00
Member Since: 06/17/00
4 lifetime posts
I am no pro, but basically it is a slab with cables running through it. Generally used for poured in place concrete buildings, parking garages/slabs.
Once the concrete is poured, the cables are tightened to a specific tension as determined by the designing structural engineer. This adds to the strength of the concrete and it's load carring capacity....Joe

TrentFuller

04:41PM | 03/02/04
Member Since: 03/01/04
2 lifetime posts
My website has some information on that. Check out http://slabotage.textamerica.com

Trent Fuller

Owner / President

www.PROspectionsInc.com


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