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Scaffolding Slide Presentation Slide 36

Slide 36


Title: Slide 36

Type: Image Slide


This is an example of a wood strut holding the scaffold away from the building (PUSH), and tie wire tying it to the building (PULL). A positive tie needs to be able to withstand push AND pull forces.

[Includes an image of scaffolding braced against PUSH and PULL forces]

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