Members Ask The Questions ~ Questions Of The Week May 21

YEA CONGRATS TO Julie Erck for the win.

THANKS again to Jim Gilbert for providing the rubber chickens.
I think this is him with makeup on.

Julie got more correct than all!
She also gets the famous Inspectorsaurus Mug for the music question.
Gotta match the T-Shirt she already has.

  1. Marcel Cyr @mcyr wants to know:
    Control joints are considered joints that will _______shortening, shrinkage and/or reduction in the length of the wall
    a) coordinate
    b) accommodate
    c) reduce
    d) control
    d) control

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2) Martin Willes wants to know:
Can a AAV (Air Admittance Valve) be located in a wall?
Yes, so long as it is located in a recessed box or has an access grill. This requirement is for access to air and serviceability.

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3) Kevin M. Leonard wants to know:
What is the maximum distance an Ufer Ground can be from the service disconnect?
a) 5 Feet
b) 10 Feet
c) 12 Feet
d) There is no maximum distance requirement
d) There is no maximum distance requirement

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4) Brian Cawhern wants to know:
___ should have a radius of curvature of no more than 9/16 inch (14 mm) and a bevel of no more than ½ inch (12.7 mm).
The ___ projection should be between ¾ inch (19 mm) and 1 ¼ inches (32 mm), and the greatest projection should not exceed the smallest by more than 3/8 inch.
Answer: Nosing
2018 IRC R311.7.5.3 Nosings

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5) Tim Williams wants to know:
CSST (Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing) cannot be run through concrete slabs or foundations.
False – allowed if installed in plastic conduit

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WHO sang this on WHAT Song?
it tears me up to see her cry
Sturgill Simpson
You Can Have the Crown