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Valvslagning. En handledning i tillämpad valvgeometri

Authors Gunnar Almevik
Anders Göransson
ISBN 978-91-981883-7-0
Publisher The Craft Laboratory, University of Gothenburg
Place of publication Mariestad
Publication year 2016
Published at Department of Conservation
Language en
Keywords Brick vaults, Masonry, Craft, Traditional Craftsmanship, Craft education
Subject categories Architectural conservation and restoration, Building engineering, Technology and culture


Making Brick Vaults is a graphical educational book for masons and bricklayers, dealing with the working methods of traditional crafts. The book present basic geometry and geometrical rules for vaults, and step by step the procedures how to layout the vault, calculate the courses and perpends to fit the vault, how to build the mould and finally to make the vault in the brick wall.

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