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Masonry Reinforcement - Stainless Steel

WMR Reinforcement

Wincro Metal Industries Ltd Variant:
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Welded stainless steel wire masonry joint reinforcement.

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Application

Suitable for reinforcing walls 100–215 mm thick, for a number of applications including:

  • Providing additional strength to masonry cladding panels.
  • Strengthening both inner and outer leaves of cavity walls.
  • Offering an alternative cavity restraint fixing.

Description

Welded stainless steel wire masonry joint reinforcement.


Features and benefits:

  • CE marked to BS EN 845-3.
  • Manufactured in 2.7 m standard lengths.
  • Corrosion resistant stainless steel.
  • Available in four standard widths; 60, 100, 150 and 175 mm.
  • Longitudinal wires have a minimum characteristic yield strength of 500 N/mm².
  • Manufactured from three wire sizes and, where flattened, have an equivalent wire diameter of 3, 4 and 5 mm.
  • BS 5628-2 recommends that stainless steel material should be used in external walls, including the inner leaf of the cavity.
  • Used to improve the structural performance of masonry walls, in accordance with BS 5628-2: 2005, by providing additional resistance to lateral loads.
  • It can also be used to reduce the risk of cracking either at stress concentrations around openings or as a result of movement, in accordance with BS 5628-3: 2005.


Type:

  • WMR Reinforcement - Single span system with a welded flat tie for use in single leaf walls.
  • WMRCT collar joint reinforcement - Single span system with a welded flat tie. For use in single lead wall or collar-jointed walls.
  • WMRD cavity wall reinforcement - Double span system for use in cavity walls.
  • WMRDCT cross tie reinforcement - Double span system used to tie two leaves of thin masonry together. Flat ties are welded to flattened longitudinal wires.
  • WMRM reinforcement mesh coils - For reinforcing panels, especially over openings and lintels. Also used in foundations, parapets and sleeper walls.

General information

Color

Silver

Material

Stainless steel

Grade 1.4301 (304).

Shape

Other

Length

2700 mm

Width

60 mm

100 mm

150 mm

175 mm

Uniclass

Pr_20_96_71_83 Stainless steel bed joint reinforcementPrimary

CAWS

F30/270 Meshwork joint reinforcement

F30/42 Channel/ slot ties used with partial fill insulation

Specification data - Stainless steel bed joint reinforcement Enhanced data

Standard

To BS EN 845-3.

Dimensions

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Wire size

Longitudinal wire diameters.

3.0 mm.

WMR30.

3.5 mm.

WMR35.

4.0 mm.

WMRF40.

4.5 mm.

WMRF45.

5.0 mm.

WMRF50.

Ladder or truss width (overall)

60 mm.

100 mm.

150 mm.

175 mm.

Type

18/8 masonry reinforcement.

Length

Standard.

2700 mm.

Specials available to order.

Materials

Stainless Steel, grade 1.4301 (304).

Galvanised mild steel.

Optional, suffix product code with /G.

Third party certifications

  • CE Marked to BS EN 845-3