#1  
Old 01-03-2013, 08:05 AM
Serf
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Florida
Posts: 1
Default Vent arch construction

The brick arch that will cover my vent landing is 13.5 inches deep (long).

Are there any concerns with construction requiring a span of more than one brick length? Should the joints be staggered the length of the arch as well as between the brick pieces?

Do I build the interior arch first, let set and then complete the exterior section?

I'm also incorporating an 8" round metal vent in the top of arch.

Thanks:
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-03-2013, 12:44 PM
Tscarborough's Avatar
Il Pizzaiolo
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Ausitn
Posts: 3,143
Default Re: Vent arch construction

No problem, just stagger the joints. It will be easier to build the inner then the outer, as a rule.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need advice on chimney and outer arch construction Jayson Design Styles, Chimneys and Finish 28 04-21-2013 06:20 PM
Vent transition: castable inner arch? pdxsds Pompeii Oven Construction 17 03-13-2013 09:14 PM
Vent Opening Size and Construction lhuhn Pompeii Oven Construction 5 10-14-2010 01:10 PM
Morter vent arch to Floor? captkingdom Pompeii Oven Construction 0 08-02-2009 07:30 AM
firebrick arch vent question mrgweeto Getting Started 16 04-16-2009 10:11 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
2006/10 Forno Bravo, LLC