Traditional stone

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Traditional stone

Postby crinno » Mon Jan 28, 2008 8:48 am

Hi,
im doing a building at the moment where i need to detail traditional stone structure with wood supports. Does anyone know a book which i read to see some drawn details. Its all about flashy details nowadays, its becoming difficult to find the traditional methods once more!

tnx
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Postby Madimel » Thu Feb 07, 2008 3:43 pm

what is your definition of "traditional"? Many of the old stone traditional structures have walls that are 48" thick. The detail has to fit the overall scale of the building, so you need to clarify your request.
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Postby dantheman9727 » Tue Sep 16, 2008 2:33 pm

Building With Stone by Charles McRaven. Available on Amazon. check this.
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