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Old 10-01-2008, 05:02 PM
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is wire mesh needed beneath the rebar for the structural slab? i know i used wire mesh in the base pad but the instructions do not call for it here. any opinions?????? thanks rino
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Old 10-01-2008, 06:12 PM
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Rino...

You do not need wire mesh in the structural slab.

Install the rebar (size and spacing) per the Pompeii plan and your oven will work fine.

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Old 10-01-2008, 08:44 PM
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We've seen people use the big sidewalk style welded grid instead of rebar. No need for both.
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