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Stainless steel reinforcement

The standard for stainless steel reinforcing bars is BS 6744, Stainless steel bars for the reinforcement of and use in concrete – Requirements and test methods.

Various types, strength grades and sizes are covered by the Standard as follows:
Smooth bars, strength grade 200, from 3mm diameter to 50mm
Ribbed bars, strength grade 500, from 3mm diameter to 50mm and strength grade 650, from 3mm diameter to 25mm.


Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society


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TR51 Guidance on the use of stainless steel reinforcement


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