Floor forms are manufactured in standard sizes of 1150 x 600 and 900 x 600. Depending upon the length of floor form, spacing of the quick strip beams has to be maintained. Series of quick strip beams are joined in lengths depending upon the space available. Quick Strip beams are normally available in lengths of 1.2m, 1.5m, 1.8m and 2.0m. Top width of the Beams is 100 mm. These Beams are fixed into Drop Heads which have inserts to receive Q.S. Beams. Floor Forms are firmly secured into the L shape seats provided on either side of Q.S. Beam
In case of shuttering ply board infill beams are placed across Q.S. Beams at spacing depending upon the thickness of board and slab thickness and the board is placed above Q.S. Beams and Infill Beams. The sizes of Q.S. Beams are 2.44 m and 1.22 m top width is 100 mm. spacing of Q.S . Beam normally is 1.32 m C/C.
Quick strip system can be used very conveniently for supporting In situ or pre-cast
waffle moulds of size 900mm x 900 mm.
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