Updated November 20th, 2019When it comes to the length of a stirrup bar, you’ll find two types of length. One is the ACTUAL LENGTH of a stirrup bar and another is the CUTTING LENGTH. Cutting length is always smaller than the actual length. When you go to make stirrups, you’ll need to cut bars based […]

## How to Make Column Stirrup In 4 Easy Steps

Updated August 20th, 2019 An RCC column has two types of bar. One is the longitudinal bar and another is the horizontal bar. As the horizontal bar, we use stirrups and ties. Stirrup also has some other names in the construction sector. Such as Ring, Shear reinforcement, etc. For making column stirrups, you have to […]

## How To Calculate Steel Quantity From Drawing -the Easy Way

Before going to build any RCC structure we need to calculate steel quantity for purchasing. We only have drawings. So, we need to calculate steel quantity from drawings. There is no easy formula for calculating steel quantity. But the basic thing is simple. The Basic Formula For Calculating Steel Quantity No matter what type of […]

## How to Estimate Beam Reinforcement The Right Way

An ordinary person can estimate reinforcement as a lump sum. I see many people estimate reinforcement as a percentage of concrete volume. Such as 2% or 1.5% of concrete volume. But as a construction professional you shouldn’t estimate rebar quantity as a percent of concrete volume. You should estimate that as shown in the structural […]

## How to Calculate the Unit Weight of Steel Bars

Updated August 31st, 2019 There is a formula to calculate the unit weight of steel bars. I’ll come to that point later. Why do we need to know the unit weight of steel bars? When we estimate the steel bars of a Reinforced Concrete member we actually get the length of those bars. For example, […]

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